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Don Quixote
     

Don Quixote

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by Cervantes
 

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James Montgomery's new translation of Don Quixote is the fourth already in the twenty-first century, and it stands with the best of them. It pays particular attention to what may be the hardest aspect of Cervantes's novel to render into English: the humorous passages, particularly those that feature a comic and original use of language. Cervantes would

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James Montgomery's new translation of Don Quixote is the fourth already in the twenty-first century, and it stands with the best of them. It pays particular attention to what may be the hardest aspect of Cervantes's novel to render into English: the humorous passages, particularly those that feature a comic and original use of language. Cervantes would be proud. --Howard Mancing, Professor of Spanish, Purdue University and Vice President, Cervantes Society of America

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781603845458
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/15/2009
Series:
Hackett Classics
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
896
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

James H. Montgomery is a retired university librarian living in Austin, Texas.

David Quint is Sterling Professor of Comparative Literature and English, Yale University.

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Don Quixote (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) 3.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 69 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
it only had book one!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I think the translation is great, but it is not the Edith Grossman translation as stated in the Publisher's comments. This translation is by John Ormsby.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There are too many typos which make this unreadable.
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pjstodd More than 1 year ago
This is one of those classics that is a must read.
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