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Nine Centuries of Spanish Literature (Dual-Language)

Nine Centuries of Spanish Literature Dual Language This rich sampling of Spanish poetry prose and drama includes than seventy selections from the works of than forty writers from the anonymous author of the great medieval epic The Poem of the Cid t

  • Title: Nine Centuries of Spanish Literature (Dual-Language)
  • Author: Seymour Resnick Jeanne Pasmantier
  • ISBN: 9780486282718
  • Page: 378
  • Format: Paperback
  • This rich sampling of Spanish poetry, prose, and drama includes than seventy selections from the works of than forty writers, from the anonymous author of the great medieval epic The Poem of the Cid to such 20th century masters as Miguel de Unamuno The original Spanish text of each work appears with an excellent English translation on the facing page.The antholoThis rich sampling of Spanish poetry, prose, and drama includes than seventy selections from the works of than forty writers, from the anonymous author of the great medieval epic The Poem of the Cid to such 20th century masters as Miguel de Unamuno The original Spanish text of each work appears with an excellent English translation on the facing page.The anthology begins with carefully selected passages from such medieval classics as The Book of Good Love by the Archpriest of Hita and Spain s first great prose work, the stories of Count Lucanor by Juan Manuel Works by writers of the Spanish Renaissance follow, among them poems by the Marqu s de Santillana and excerpts from the great dialogue novel La Celestina by Fernando de Rojas.Spain s Golden age, ca 1550 1650, an era which produced its great writers, is represented by the mystical poems of St Teresa, passages from Cervantes Don Quixote and scenes from Tirso de Molina s The Love Rogue, the drama that introduced the character of Don Juan to the world, along with other well known works of the period A cavalcade of stirring poems, plays and prose selections represent Spain s rare literary achievements of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries.The translations were chosen for their accuracy and fidelity to the originals Among the translators are Lord Byron, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edward FitzGerald and John Masefield As a treasury of masterly writing, as a guide for the student who wants to improve his or her language skills and as a compact survey of Spanish literature, this excellent anthology will provide hours of pleasure and fruitful study.

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    1. Here is my review in my Spanish Blog: bit/RiV4ji This is a book with a fine selection of the best fragments of Spanish literature between the Medieval Period and the Twentieth Century. I liked many of them; but one of the funniest was Tomas de Iriarte's THE BEAR; THE MONKEY AND THE HOGA Bear; with whom a PiedmonteseA wandering living made; A dance he had not learn'd with ease;On his two feet essay'd:And; as he highly of it thought;He to the Monkey cried;How's that? who; being better taught;''Tis [...]

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