Cervantes (Hardcover)

By Jean Canavaggio, Jean Conavaggio, Joseph R. Jones (Translator)

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393028126, 352pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 1990

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A study of the life of Cervantes, the author of Don Quixote. It traces his life as a soldier, as a tax collector, his time as a prisoner of war of the Turks, and finally the publication of Don Quixote in 1605. This book won the Prix Goncourt for biography in 1987.