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Pérez Galdós, Benito 1843-1920

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Marianela by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

811 editions published between 1878 and 2017 in 16 languages and held by 3,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish love story that, while ending in tragedy, has many light moments
Doña Perfecta. by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

520 editions published between 1876 and 2018 in 16 languages and held by 3,507 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
Tristana by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

305 editions published between 1891 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 2,600 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
Misericordia, a novel by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

474 editions published between 1897 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,546 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
Fortunata and Jacinta : two stories of married women by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

226 editions published between 1915 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

337 editions published between 1888 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,130 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
Our friend Manso by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

216 editions published between 1832 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a vocabulary
Lo prohibido by Benito Pérez Galdós( )

135 editions published between 1883 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,832 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
El 19 [i.e. diecinueve] de marzo y el 2 [i.e. dos] de mayo by Benito Pérez Galdós( )

210 editions published between 1873 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida de Gabriel transcurre entre idas y venidas de la capital a Aranjuez, donde su novia Ines, huerfana, vive recogida por su tio, parroco de Aranjuez y protegido del Primer Ministro, Manuel de Godoy, de quien dice ser paisano y amigo. Gabriel sera testigo directo del Motin de Aranjuez del 17 o 19 de marzo (segun distintas fuentes, ahora es mejor utilizar el dia 19, pues es la fecha que Galdos ha escogido), en el que Godoy caera en desgracia
Nazarin by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

181 editions published between 1895 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,769 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
Trafalgar by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

456 editions published between 1823 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,669 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
Torment by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

217 editions published between 1884 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,537 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
La desheredada by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

194 editions published between 1881 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La obra refleja las vidas de las clases bajas madrileñas y narra la vida de Isadora Rufete hija de un ex funcionario, don Tomas Rufete muerte en el manicomio de Leganés. Isadora vivió gran parte de su vida a Tomelloso, con su tío don Santiago Quijano, conocido como el canónico, aunque realmente no lo era
Gloria; a novel by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

160 editions published between 1877 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realist novel depicting Spain's provincial hypocrisy and religious fanaticism
Leon Roch, a romance by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

147 editions published between 1878 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una vez expuesto el conflicto que aflige a los personajes, la segunda parte de La familia de León Roch, se concentrará en revelar cómo dicho conflicto rompe la estructura de la familia, al impedirles realizar sus ideales. En un contexto más general, la novela de Galdós reproducirá en la ficción las restricciones opuestas a los postulados sociales de la revolución de 1868
El abuelo : novela en cinco jornadas by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

154 editions published between 1897 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El abuelo es una novela del escritor español Benito Pérez Galdós, publicada en 1897. Se trata de una novela dialogada
La de Bringas by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

108 editions published between 1884 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

164 editions published between 1870 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 878 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
Torquemada by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and Romanian and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shadow by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando el que esto escribe tuvo el honor de penetrar en el estudio, gabinete o laboratorio del doctor Anselmo, su asombro que grande, y no podrá menos de confesar que, mezclado al asombro, sintió cierto terror, sólo calmado por la idea de que aquel hombre era el más afable e inofensivo de los seres. Además, ¿quién ignoraba que don Anselmo no era nigromante ni profesaba ninguna de las endiabladas artes de la antigüedad? El doctor Anselmo, protagonista de La Sombra, novela en la que Galdós se adentra por primera vez en el terreno de lo fantástico, es uno de esos personales extravagantes que tanto inspiraron al genial escritor. -- P. [4] of cover
 
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Doña Perfecta.
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Doña Perfecta.TristanaMisericordia, a novelFortunata and Jacinta : two stories of married womenMiauOur friend MansoLo prohibidoEl 19 [i.e. diecinueve] de marzo y el 2 [i.e. dos] de mayo
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Benedictus Pérez Galdós

Benito Galdos

Benito Pérez Galdós

Benito Pérez Galdós écrivain espagnol

Benito Pérez Galdós escritor e político español

Benito Pérez Galdós escritor y políticu español

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

Benito Pérez Galdós spanyol író

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בניטו פרס גלדוס

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פרז גלדוס, בניטו, 1843-1920

פרס גלדוס, בניטו 1843-1920

بنیتو پرز قالدوس

بنیتو پرز گالدوس

بيريث جالدوس، بينيتو، 1843-1920

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بينيتو بيرث جالدوس، 1843-1920

بينيتو بيريث جالدوس

جالدوس، بينيتو بيرث، 1843-1920

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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

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