Item description for Don Quijote de la Mancha (vol. 2) (Clasicos de la literatura series) by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra...
A primeros de 1605 se ponía a la venta la primera edición de EL INGENIOSO HIDALGO DON QUIJOTE DE LA MANCHA; su aparición constituyó un rotundo éxito hasta el punto de que en ese mismo año se hicieron tres ediciones más en Madrid, tres en Lisboa y otras tres en Valencia.La segunda parte no aparecería editada hasta diez años más tarde en Madrid.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.5" Width: 4.75" Height: 7.75" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2005
Publisher Edimat Libros
ISBN 8497644778 ISBN13 9788497644778
Availability 0 units.
More About Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (1547-1616) found some initial success as a playwright.From 1571 through 1575, he fought with the Spanish fleet and served in garrisons throughout Italy. He was then captured by the Turks in Algiers and held prisoner for five years. Upon his return to Spain, he held various diplomatic and government posts but faced constant financial hardship and served two terms in prison. His fame was secured with the publication of Don Quixote (1605) and its sequel, which was published shortly before his death.Walter Starkie, noted authority on Spanish history and culture, eminent lecturer, scholar and writer, was for more than twenty years a professor at Dublin University.From 1940 to 1955, he was director of the British Institution in Madrid."
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra was born in 1547 and died in 1615.