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A Man Called Cervantes

3.9  ·  Rating details ·  29 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Paperback, 350 pages
Published 1978 by The Viking Press (first published January 28th 1935)
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José Manuel
Dec 31, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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He leído este libro no en esta edición, sino en otra de la Editorial Espasa Calpe de 1941, con el título "Cervantes" (simplemente), traducción de Paul Kleins y prólogo de Nicolás González Ruiz.
Tras haber leído el Quijote bastantes veces, todas las Novelas Ejemplares (algunas, más de una y varias veces) y varios entremeses y otras obras, no me he atrevido (aún) en el Persiles; todo se andará. No me considero, ni de lejos, un cervantista de pro, pero todo lo relacionado con Don Miguel me atrae.
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Lemar
The life of Cervantes is brought vividly alive in this exciting and well written novel. This is not a biography but, way more fun, is a fictionalized account that let's the author use his fantastic ability to imagine the life and thoughts of a historical figure.
Monica Bittencourt
É a biografia de Cervantes contada como um romance. Realmente a vida dele foi uma grande aventura, que por si só já daria um bom livro. Gostei do final, onde o autor mostra como Cervantes se inspira para escrever Don Quijote.
Edward Podritske
Sep 21, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Every writer of misfortune and a life-long struggle to create his art will recognize himself in these pages, and perhaps be inspired to ignore the minor significance of accidental circumstances.
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