Item description for Blasones y talegas (Spanish Edition) by Jose M de Pereda...
Jos Mara de Pereda (1833-1906) is one of the most important spanish writers of the XIX Century. His writings reflect the everyday life and customs of small villages and rural communities in the north of Spain, more precisely the Cantabria region. His works include customs articles and both long and short novels as Blasones y talegas that through precise character depictions and masterful dialect and customs recreations of exceptional literary qualities, may be considered both literary master pieces and etnographic documents. Considered on par to Prez Galds, Clarn and Menndez Pelayo, Jos Mara de Pereda is an author worth including within Peninsular Literature readings. This new edition of Peredas short novel is fully annotated, includes an essay by Raquel Gutierrez Sebastian, PhD in Hispanic Philology at the Universidad de Santiago de Compostela - Spain, and special research fellow on Pereda. Easily available in the US.- this is a great book for any Peninsular literature course that highlights fin-de-sicle nineteenth century Hispanic Narrative.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.8" Width: 6" Height: 0.3" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Jan 25, 2006
ISBN 9871136447 ISBN13 9789871136445