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Published by Y[ork] Knopf in N[ew] .
Written in



  • Spain


  • Knights and knighthood -- Fiction,
  • Spain -- Fiction

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About the Edition

An abridged retelling of the classic story of a Spaniard who fancied chivalrous behavior, named his swayback stallion Rosinante--which means the best horse of all--chose for himself a lady love, and went off thirsting for adventure.

Edition Notes

Other titlesDon Quixote de la Mancha.
Statementadapted from the Motteux translation by Leighton Barret, and illustrated with drawings by Warren Chappell.
ContributionsBarret, Leighton., Chappell, Warren, 1904- illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C32 Ad5
The Physical Object
Pagination307 p.
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5797129M
LC Control Number60009442

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