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The Resource Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom

Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
Don Quixote
Title
Don Quixote
Statement of responsibility
Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom
Title variation
Man of La Mancha
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Edith Grossman's translation of Miguel de Cervantes's epic tale of an eccentric country gentleman and his companion who set out as a knight and squire of old to right wrongs and punish evil in sixteenth-century Spain. Includes an introduction by literary critic Harold Bloom
Member of
Summary
The first European novel, and one of the greatest, is a marvellously comic study of delusion and its consequences: Don Quixote, the old gentleman of La Mancha, takes to the road in search of adventure and remains undaunted in the face of repeated disaster
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
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122886
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal Starred
  • Pub Weekly
  • Booklist
Dewey number
863/.3
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • 680
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1410
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Spanish
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20195747
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxv, 940 pages
Isbn
9780060188702
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003045216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)23384
  • 4AC3131BE5B346F68735828EF4896D75
  • (IMchF)fol08869940
Label
Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes ; a new translation by Edith Grossman ; introduction by Harold Bloom
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translated from the Spanish
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20195747
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxv, 940 pages
Isbn
9780060188702
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003045216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)23384
  • 4AC3131BE5B346F68735828EF4896D75
  • (IMchF)fol08869940

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