Spanish Stories of the Late Nineteenth Century: A Dual-Language Book (Dover Dual Language Spanish)

Spanish Stories of the Late Nineteenth Century: A Dual-Language Book (Dover Dual Language Spanish)


These 11 stories are by means of 4 striking nineteenth-century authors whose paintings introduced new lifestyles to Spanish literature. released among 1870 and 1900, they comprise "El Hechicero" (The Sorcerer), through Juan Valera, a hugely polished allegorical retelling of an Andalusian legend. Pedro Antonio de Alarcón’s story of bandits, "La buenaventura," seems together with his "La Comendadora," encouraged by way of an incident in a Granada convent. 3 stories through Leopoldo lamentably ("Clarín")--"Adios, Cordera," "Cambio de luz," and "Benedictino"--exemplify the author's remarkably protean kind. Emilia Pardo Bazán's tales ("Afra," "La Santa de Karnar," "La cana," "Dios castiga," and "La Mayorazga de Bouzas") ensue in her local Galicia. All convey the violence that interested Pardo Bazán, in addition to the self sustaining, brave lady characters who populate her work.
This dual-language version gains an informative advent and abundant footnotes, making it not just a excitement to learn but additionally a priceless studying and educating relief for college students and lecturers of Spanish literature.

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