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Martín de Riquer

Reading Cervantes

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Acantilado

April 2003

564 pages

Essay, Human Studies

Original Title: Para leer a Cervantes

An internationally renowned Cervantes scholar, Martín de Riquer was also a well-known authority in the fields of medieval literature, heraldry and weaponry. An eminent philologist with a passion for literature, a field to which he devoted more than sixty years of study and research, he produced works of major importance. This fascinating, stimulating book brings together the best of his studies which are particularly notable for their clarity.

Prizes

Bartolomé March Award for the best book of Literary Criticism, 2003
Shortlisted by La Vanguardia as one of the best books of essays in 2003

Praises

«An essential work for anyone wanting to read Cervantes».
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«Fine, intelligent and playful prose».
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