Exemplary Stories

Exemplary Stories

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
     
 

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More popular in their day than DON QUIXOTE, Cervantes's EXEMPLARY STORIES (1613) surprise, challenge and delight. This new translation captures the full vigor of Cervantes's wit and makes available two rarely printed gems, "The Illustrious Kitchen Maid" and "The Power of Blood".

Overview

More popular in their day than DON QUIXOTE, Cervantes's EXEMPLARY STORIES (1613) surprise, challenge and delight. This new translation captures the full vigor of Cervantes's wit and makes available two rarely printed gems, "The Illustrious Kitchen Maid" and "The Power of Blood".

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140442489
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/1986
Series:
Penguin Classics Series
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
556,625
Product dimensions:
5.05(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.62(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet 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). Translated with an introduction by C. A. Jones

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