The famous history of Don Quixote de la Mancha
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The famous history of Don Quixote de la Mancha containing an account of his many strange adventures and wonderful exploits in encountring supposed armies, giants, inchanted castles, knights, and other adventures, his love to ladies, with the merry humours of Sancho Panca his squire : pleasant and profitable, &c.

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Published by Printed for G. Conyers ... in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDon Quixote de la Mancha
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1611:29.
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16789380M

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Chapter I. WHICH TREATS OF THE CHARACTER AND PURSUITS OF THE FAMOUS GENTLEMAN DON QUIXOTE OF LA MANCHA. In a village of La Mancha, the name of which I have no desire to call to mind, there lived not long since one of those gentlemen that keep a lance in the lance-rack, an old buckler, a lean hack, and a greyhound for coursing. Don Quixote has his nose in a book reading about bravery and ancient chivalry. But his mind drifts away, dreaming of his beloved Dulcinea (his ideal woman) being defended by a gallant knight. His reverie is interrupted by the flurried entrance of Sancho Panza who is being chased for having stolen a . Apr 29,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Miguel de Cervantes, novelist, playwright, and poet, the creator of Don Quixote and the most important and celebrated figure in Spanish literature. His novel Don Quixote has been translated, in full or in part, into more than 60 languages. Learn more about Cervantes in this article.

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