Don Quixote (Paperback)

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Edith Grossman's definitive English translation of the Spanish masterpiece. Widely regarded as one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the adventures of the self-created knight-errant Don Quixote of La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, as they travel through sixteenth-century Spain. You haven't experienced Don Quixote in English until you've read this masterful translation.

This P.S. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended reading, and more.

About the Author


de Cervantes Saaverdra, joined the Italian military where he was captured and enslaved by priates in 1575. He was finally ransomed in 1580.

Acclaimed for her best-selling translations of Cervantes, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and Mario Vargas Llosa, Edith Grossman has received many awards including the PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation. She lives in New York City.

Praise For…


“Grossman has given us an honest, robust and freshly revelatory Quixote for our times”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“A major literary achievement.”
-Carlos Fuentes, New York Times Book Review

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060934347
ISBN-10: 0060934344
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: April 26th, 2005
Pages: 1
Language: English

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