Don Quixote De La Mancha – Cervantes (1910)

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Don Quixote De La Mancha – Cervantes (1910)

S$116.00

Title: Don Quixote De La Mancha (4 vols, complete)

Author: Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra, Motteux (trans), John G Lockhart (ed), R De Los Rios (illus)

Publisher: Worthington Company, exact date unknown. No later than 1910, as inscription on front blank indicates. A rather scarce edition!

Condition: Hardcover, cloth. Exterior is in poor condition: big stains on spine and boards to 2 of the 4 books, one book has 1″ of the corner cut off, generally rough and bumpy. Interior is good, largely clean. Bindings are rattled, hinges cracked. With quaint black and white illustrations.

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About Don Quixote:

Don Quixote, fully titled The Ingenious Hidalgo Don Quixote of La Mancha (Spanish: El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha), is a novel written by Spanish author Miguel de Cervantes.

Published in two volumes a decade apart (in 1605 and 1615), Don Quixote is one of the most influential books of the past 400 years. As a founding work of modern Western literature, it regularly appears high on lists of the greatest works of fiction ever published.

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