Don QuixoteBook - 2003
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multcolib_RegLib_TomF Oct 24, 2014
(1605 & 1615) ”Cervantes published The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha in two parts, the first in 1605, the second in 1615. With its picaresque adventure and serio-comic mockery of chivalric romance Don Quixote has become an enduring emblem of the powers of idealism and the impos... Read More »
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Fiction- 16th Century - Spain
Widely regarded as the world's first modern novel, and one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the famous picaresque adventures of the noble knight-errant Don Quixote of La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, as they ... Read More »
multcolib_alisonk Nov 13, 2014
A story tinged with humor, about embracing life in the face of adversity.
Arguably the first great
European novel, Don Quixote has become synonymous with the futile quest. Both funny and
tragic, it is a great adventure that has maintained its vitality, especially in the translation by
multcolib_heathere Apr 01, 2014
The hilarious Spanish masterpiece. It could always be worse, you could go out battling windmills.
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