- Author: Henry Brook
- Paperback: 144 pages
- Language: English
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
What a monument is this book! How its creative genius, critical, free, and human, soars above its age! -- Thomas Mann --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
Miguel de Cervantes Saaverda's (1547-1616) life was occupied with a struggle to earn a livelihood from literature and humble government employment. As well as Don Quixote, he wrote a number of plays and a collection of highly accomplished short stories, Exemplary Tales (1613). John Rutherford is a Fellow of the Queen's College Oxford and a Senior Lecturer in Spanish and Spanish American literature. He has translated Leopoldo's La Regenta for Penguin Classics. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.