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Pérez Galdós, Benito 1843-1920

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Works: 3,593 works in 18,858 publications in 27 languages and 148,659 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Political fiction  Romance fiction  Allegories  Literature 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Illustrator, Other, Honoree, Author of introduction, Speaker, Composer, Correspondent, Conceptor
Classifications: PQ6555, 863.5
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Marianela by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

756 editions published between 1878 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 3,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marianela's parents died when she was young, leaving her without family or money. But she was happy with Pablo, her blind friend. But would all that change when Dr. Golfín arrives in town? Would Pablo still love the impoverished and ugly Marianela when he no longer needed her?
Doña Perfecta. by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

487 editions published between 1876 and 2017 in 16 languages and held by 2,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Benitez Perez Galdos (1843-1920) was a prolific Spanish realist novelist, who through a lack of good translationsis virtually unknown outside Spain, though he has been compared as second only to Cervantes in Spanish literature and whose work is considered to give the deepest, truest, most comprehensive realities of Spain. Dona Perfecta (1876) was Galdos' first novel delving into the social world of middle-class Spain in the 19th century; a young liberal arrives in an imaginary cathedral city, with the intention of marrying his cousin. However the church interferes and obstructs the marriage, leading to a tragic clash between the traditional, provincial outlook and modern, liberal outlook of Madrid. Graham Whittaker's edition with Spanish text, English translation and substantial introduction aims to make this important novel widely available in English and the introduction and notes provide a comprehensive overview of the novel and Galdos' work."--Jacket
Misericordia, a novel by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

432 editions published between 1897 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benina, a 60 year-old servant begs secretly to keep her mistress fed. Crushed by poverty or the weight of their pretensions, the high and low life of 19th century Madrid provides the cast for this enjoyably bleak portrait of a family's decline, fall and recovery. The widow Dona Francisca, reduced from salon to slum, is protected by her servant Benita, who begs and barters in a daily battle with starvation and her mistress's pride. When a sudden inheritance enriches the old crow, Benita is cast aside. Galdos's Spain teems with saints and sinners, corrupted as much by poverty as by wealth
Tristana by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

290 editions published between 1891 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benito Pérez Galdós, one of the most sophisticated and delightful of the great European novelists, was a clear-eyed, compassionate, and not-a-little amused observer of the confusions, delusions, misrepresentations, and perversions of the mind and heart. He is the unsurpassed chronicler of the reality show called real life.--Publisher's description
Miau by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

300 editions published between 1888 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En ... Miau, título compuesto con las iniciales de m̲oralidad, i̲ncome tax, a̲duanas y u̲nificación, Galdós utiliza estos conceptos como símbolos de una sociedad burocrática y convencional que destroza al hombre"--Page 4 of cover
Fortunata and Jacinta : two stories of married women by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

95 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Capturing a nineteenth-century Spanish world of political tumult and personal obsession."
Trafalgar by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

431 editions published between 1823 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Trafalgar " (1873) es el primero de los " Episodios nacionales " de Galdós, serie que constituye la más vasta construcción novelesca que registra la historia de nuestras letras. Los hechos bélicos que trata Galdós tuvieron lugar en 1805. Para su elaboración utilizó textos históricos, pero también fuentes orales
El amigo Manso by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

190 editions published between 1832 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a vocabulary
La de Bringas by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

157 editions published between 1884 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel which deals with the power and conflict of the middle class, from a woman's point of view
La desheredada by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

160 editions published between 1881 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Este ebook presenta "La desheredada" con un sumario dinm̀ico y detallado. La desheredada es una novela escrita por Benito Přez Galds̤ en 1881. La protagonista de esta historia, cuya trama transcurre en la dčada de 1870, es Isidora Rufete, una joven criada en un ambiente humilde que cree tener una documentacin̤ que prueba que ella es hija ilegt̕ima de de la marquesa de Aransis y, por esta razn̤, vive una realidad ficticia basada en su presunta nobleza y gasta mucho ms̀ de lo que est ̀a su alcance. Para recuperar su supuesto nivel aristocrt̀ico, la muchacha comienza a despreciar propuestas laborales y rechaza el amor de Augusto Miquis. Mientras ella desaprovecha las oportunidades que le acerca la vida, su hermano Mariano cae en la delincuencia y termina preso
Tormento by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

196 editions published between 1884 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No creas; se necesita cabeza, porque es una liornia de mil demonios la que armamos. El editor dice: «Ido, imaginación volcánica: tres cabezas en una». Y es verdad. Al acostarme, hijo, siento en mi cerebro ruidos como los de una olla puesta al fuego... Y por la calle cuando salgo a distraerme, voy pensando en mis escenas y en mis personajes. Todas las iglesias se me antojan Escoriales, y los serenos corchetes, y las capas esclavinas. Cuando me enfado, suelto de la boca los pardiezes sin saber lo que digo, y en vez de un carape, se me escapa aquello de ¡Con cien mil de a caballo! A lo mejor, a mi Nicanora la llamo Doña Sol o Doña Mencía. Me duermo tarde; despierto riéndome y digo: «Ya, ya sé por dónde va a salir el que se hundió en la trampa». (Con exaltación que pone en cuidado a Felipe.) Porque has de saber, amiguito, que hay una mina muy larga, hecha por los moros, la cual pone en comunicación la casa del Platero, vivienda de Antonio Pérez, con el convento de religiosas carmelitas calzadas de la Santísima Pasión de Pinto -- Provided by the publisher
Nazarín by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

159 editions published between 1895 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel written in 1895 on a defrocked Spanish priest who takes to the road with two prostitutes. On the way he meets all kinds of rogues, but remains convinced of man's innate goodness
Lo prohibido by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

117 editions published between 1883 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benito Pérez Galdós, considered Spain's most important novelist after Cervantes, wrote 77 novels, several works of theater and a number of other tomes during his lifetime (1843-1920). His works have been translated into all major languages of the world
Gloria; a novel by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

100 editions published between 1877 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realist novel depicting Spain's provincial hypocrisy and religious fanaticism
Torquemada by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and Romanian and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fontana de oro by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

153 editions published between 1870 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the "Liberal Triennium" (1820-1823), a conflictive period in Spain with a number of conservative intrigues and political tensions between liberals and conservatives. Focused on the story of Clara, an orphan girl fostered by an old royalist, and her relation with Lázaro, a young liberal man she met in a small town
Zaragoza by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

197 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Román zachycuje důležitý úsek bojů španělského lidu proti dobyvatelským vojskům Napoleonovým. Historickým podkladem je dvojí obléhání aragonského města na řece Ebru - v r. 1808 a 1809. Autor oslovuje hrdou obranu otevřeného města a zdůrazňuje charakteristické rysy protinapoleonského odboje: vlastenectví, náboženský ráz povstání s falešnou představu krále jako symbolu svobodné vlasti. Na řadě románových postav, jako jsou José Montoria, strýc Gracés, historicky doložená postava Manuely Sanchové a j., ukázal hrdinství a bojovnost zaragozských občanů. Přestože román končí porážkou, nevyznívá pesimisticky ; výsledek obléhání Zaragozy je hodnocen nikoli jako prohra, ale jako úsek boje o zachování národní svébytnosti a krok ke konečnému vítězství
La batalla de los Arapiles by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

163 editions published between 1875 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cádiz by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

182 editions published between 1874 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El 19 [i.e. diecinueve] de marzo y el 2 [i.e. dos] de mayo by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

199 editions published between 1873 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cádiz es la octava novela de la primera serie de los Episodios Nacionales de Benito Pérez Galdós. El protagonista, el militar Gabriel de Araceli, es trasladado a la guarnición de Cádiz, donde narra sus dificultades para acceder al amor de Inés y los celos que le provoca la presencia de lord Gray. Paralelamente, Gabriel de Araceli nos hace una narración de las diferentes tendencias de la sociedad, mezcladas con personajes de ficción y protagonistas históricos. Cádiz es el baluarte fundamental de la resistencia frente a los franceses, pero también el hogar del nuevo gobierno español sin Rey y de las diferentes tendencias que surgen en la sociedad. También es la síntesis de una nueva España en la que se pugna por el deseo de reformar las instituciones, mientras que otros luchan por mantenerlas intactas y por el regreso del príncipe Fernando. En la obra también asistimos a algunas sesiones de las Cortes
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Doña Perfecta.
Alternative Names
Benedictus Pérez Galdós

Benito Galdos

Benito Pérez Galdós

Benito Pérez Galdós écrivain espagnol

Benito Pérez Galdós novelista, dramaturgo, cronista y político español

Benito Pérez Galdós pisarz hiszpański

Benito Pérez Galdós scrittore e drammaturgo spagnolo

Benito Pérez Galdós Spaans schrijver

Benito Pérez Galdós spaanscher Politiker

Benito Pérez Galdós spanischer Schriftsteller

Benito Pérez Galdós Spanish painter and author and novelist

Bīrīṯ Ğāldūs, Bīnītū 1843-1920

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Galdos, B. Perés, 1843-1920

Galdós, Benito P. 1843-1920

Galdós, Benito Péres 1843-1920

Galdós, Benito Pérez.

Galdós,Benito Pérez, 1843-1920

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Jia'erduosi 1843-1920

Jia'erduosi, Bei Pei 1843-1920

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Pérez Galdós, B. (Benito), 1843-1920

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Pérez-Galdós, Benito 1843-1920

Perez Goldos, Benito 1843-1920

Бенито Перес Галдос

Бенито Перес Гальдос

Беніто Перес Гальдос

Бэніта Пэрэс-Гальдос

Гальдос Б. П

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Перес Галдос, Бенито 1843-1920

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Перес Гальдос, Бенито 1843-1920

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בניטו פרס גלדוס

גלדוס, בניטו פרס

פרס גלדוס, בניטו 1843-1920

بنیتو پرز قالدوس

بنیتو پرز گالدوس

بيريث جالدوس، بينيتو، 1843-1920

بيريز جالدوس، بينيتو، 1843-1920

بينيتو بيرث جالدوس، 1843-1920

بينيتو بيريث جالدوس

جالدوس، بينيتو بيرث، 1843-1920

ბენიტო პერეს გალდოსი

갈도스, 베니토 페레스 1843-1920

베니토 페레스 갈도스

ガルドス, ベニート・ペレス

ベニート・ペレス・ガルドス

ペレス・ガルドス, B

ペレス・ガルドス, ベニート

佩 加尔多斯, 贝 1843-1920

加尔多斯 1843-1920

貝尼托·佩雷斯·加爾多斯

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Doña Perfecta.Misericordia, a novelTristanaMiauFortunata and Jacinta : two stories of married womenTrafalgarEl amigo MansoLa de Bringas