Don Quixote (Centaur Classics) [The 100 greatest novels of all time - #2] by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Don Quixote (Centaur Classics) [The 100 greatest novels of all time - #2]

byMiguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Centaur Classics

Kobo ebook | January 5, 2016

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"Only Shakespeare comes close to Cervantes’ genius." —Harold Bloom
"The highest creation of genius has been achieved by Shakespeare and Cervantes, almost alone." —Samuel Taylor Coleridge
"What a monument is this book! How its creative genius, critical, free, and human, soars above its age!" —Thomas Mann
"‘Don Quixote’ looms so wonderfully above the skyline of literature, a gaunt giant on a lean nag, that the book lives and will live through his sheer vitality...The parody has become a paragon." —Vladimir Nabokov
"A more profound and powerful work than this is not to be met with...The final and greatest utterance of the human mind." —Fyodor Dostoyevsky
"Cervantes is the founder of the Modern Era. The novelist need answer to no one but Cervantes. ‘Don Quixote’ is practically unthinkable as a living being, and yet, in our memory, what character is more alive?" —Milan Kundera

«Don Quixote» is considered one of the most influential works of literature from the Spanish Golden Age and the entire Spanish literary canon. As a founding work of modern Western literature and one of the earliest canonical novels, it regularly appears high on lists of the greatest works of fiction ever published.
It follows the adventures of a nameless hidalgo who reads so many chivalric romances that he loses his sanity and decides to set out to revive chivalry, undo wrongs, and bring justice to the world, under the name Don Quixote.

Title:Don Quixote (Centaur Classics) [The 100 greatest novels of all time - #2]Format:Kobo ebookPublished:January 5, 2016Publisher:Miguel de Cervantes SaavedraLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:889253677X

ISBN - 13:9788892536777

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