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The Resource Don Quixote de la Mancha, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Charles Jarvis ; edited with an introduction and notes by E.C. Riley

Don Quixote de la Mancha, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Charles Jarvis ; edited with an introduction and notes by E.C. Riley

Label
Don Quixote de la Mancha
Title
Don Quixote de la Mancha
Statement of responsibility
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Charles Jarvis ; edited with an introduction and notes by E.C. Riley
Title variation
Man of La Mancha
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The epic tale of an eccentric country gentleman and his companion who set out as a knight and squire of old to right wrongs and punish evil in sixteenth-century Spain
Member of
Summary
The first European novel, and one of the greatest, is a marvellously comic study of delusion and its consequences: Don Quixote, the old gentleman of La Mancha, takes to the road in search of adventure and remains undaunted in the face of repeated disaster
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122886
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1547-1616
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Dewey number
863/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ6329
LC item number
.A2 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1410
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1675?-1739
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jarvis, Charles
  • Riley, E. C
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Spain
  • Spain
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Manners and customs
  • Spain
Target audience
adult
Label
Don Quixote de la Mancha, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Charles Jarvis ; edited with an introduction and notes by E.C. Riley
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn223948467
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
973 p.
Isbn
9780199537891
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2008275154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)223948467
Label
Don Quixote de la Mancha, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; translated by Charles Jarvis ; edited with an introduction and notes by E.C. Riley
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn223948467
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
973 p.
Isbn
9780199537891
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2008275154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)223948467

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