Miguel de Cervantes (English)

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For the first in digital publishing history, this comprehensive eBook presents the complete novels of the Spanish master Miguel de Cervantes, with numerous illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

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* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Cervantes’ life and works

* Concise introductions to the novels and other texts

* All four novels, with individual contents tables

* LA GALATEA and PERSILES are available in other collection

* Images of how the books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* Both parts of the famous DON QUIXOTE are fully illustrated with Gustave Doré’s celebrated artwork

* Includes Cervantes’ complete works in the original Spanish – ideal for students

* Special criticism section, with essays and interesting extracts evaluating Cervantes’ contribution to literature

* Features a bonus biography – discover Cervantes’ literary life

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

 

Please note: no known translations of Cervantes’ plays or poetry are available in the public domain and so they are unable to appear in the collection. To compensate for this, the Spanish works are included.

 

 

CONTENTS:

 

The Novels

LA GALATEA

THE INGENIOUS GENTLEMAN DON QUIXOTE OF LA MANCHA

THE SECOND PART OF THE INGENIOUS GENTLEMAN DON QUIXOTE OF LA MANCHA

THE WANDERINGS OF PERSILES AND SIGISMUNDA

 

The Short Stories

THE EXEMPLARY NOVELS

 

The Spanish Texts

LIST OF CERVANTES’ WORKS

 

The Criticism

A LECTURE ON ‘DON QUIXOTE’ by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

CERVANTES by William Dean Howells

An Extract from ‘THE BODY OF THE NATION’ by Mark Twain

An Extract from ‘HUMOUR’ by G. K. Chesterton

An Extract from ‘READING’ by Virginia Woolf

 

The Biography

CERVANTES AND DON QUIXOTE by John Ormsby

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