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Pérez Galdós, Benito 1843-1920

Works: 3,396 works in 17,989 publications in 26 languages and 143,926 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Christian fiction  Political fiction  Allegories  Love stories  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Translator, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker, Conceptor, Composer, Correspondent
Classifications: PQ6555, 863.5
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Doña Perfecta. by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

500 editions published between 1876 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 3,250 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
Marianela by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

742 editions published between 1878 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 3,223 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?
Fortunata and Jacinta : two stories of married women by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

291 editions published between 1887 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

289 editions published between 1891 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 2,088 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 )

297 editions published between 1888 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 2,002 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 )

194 editions published between 1832 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a vocabulary
Trafalgar by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

439 editions published between 1823 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trafalgar is told in first person by the main character, Gabriel de Araceli, who will witness the naval battle aboard the largest ship in the world at the time, The Santísima Trinidad. Last battle of great sailors who steered their boats to the last breath, with a little courage in keeping with the economic rewards they received and with both human and material means rather poor. Short and precise work, where the author explains the most important details of the battle, as well as its parallel humorous touches, Gabriel de Araceli tells anecdotes of everyday life and love
Torment by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

201 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De zelfgenoegzame, reactionaire burgerij in Madrid in de 19e eeuw probeert angstvallig zijn stand op te houden
Nazarin by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

168 editions published between 1895 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,252 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
La de Bringas by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

151 editions published between 1884 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 163 letters published in five volumes by the author between 1742 and 1760
La desheredada by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

152 editions published between 1881 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebook con un sumario dinámico y detallado: La desheredada, que se desarrolla en lo que ha llegado a conocerse y estudiarse como el Madrid de Galdós o Madrid galdosiano, narra las desventuras de Isidora -la supuesta desheredada-, una bonita muchacha que llega a la capital española ""llena de ilusiones, cae en la prostitución y acaba en la cárcel"". Una sensibilidad soñadora a la que han hecho creer heredera de un marquesado. A este respecto, Casalduero, leyendo con acierto a Galdós, anota que ""un impostor como Isidora puede llegar a tener grandeza trágica, cuando él mismo es engañado; de lo c
Lo prohibido by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

111 editions published between 1883 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 924 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 )

94 editions published between 1877 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

106 editions published between 1878 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torquemada by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and Romanian and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zaragoza by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

191 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 710 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 )

156 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fontana de oro by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

110 editions published between 1870 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 640 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
Cádiz by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

176 editions published between 1874 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ebook con un sumario dinámico y detallado: Gabriel frecuenta la casa de doña Flora, donde se encuentra alojada la condesa Amaranta. Ésta le cuenta que está esperanzada porque un apuesto inglés, lord Gray, está cortejando a Inés, y tal vez la rescate de su destino. Inés vive prácticamente enclaustrada en casa de doña María, su futura suegra, empeñada en casarla con Diego de Rumblar, su hijo tarambana y sin mucha sesera. Efectivamente, lord Gray frecuenta la casa, pero no por el motivo que Amaranta cree. Grabriel, celoso, se deja ver también por casa de doña María pero, muy a su pesar, se hace a
El 19 [i.e. diecinueve] de marzo y el 2 [i.e. dos] de mayo by Benito Pérez Galdós( Book )

193 editions published between 1873 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 574 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

Galdós, .. 1843-1920

Galdós, B. P. 1843-1920

Galdos, B. Perés, 1843-1920

Galdós, Benito P. 1843-1920

Galdós, Benito Péres 1843-1920

Galdós, Benito Pérez.

Galdós,Benito Pérez, 1843-1920

Galdós Pérez, Benito

Jia'erduosi 1843-1920

Jia'erduosi, Bei Pei 1843-1920

Peres Galdos, Benito

Péres Galdós, Benito 1843-1920

Peress Galdoss, Benito 1843-1920

Pérez, Benito.

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Pérez Galdós 1843-1920

Pérez Galdós, B.

Pérez Galdós, B. 1843-1920

Pérez Galdós, B. (Benito), 1843-1920

Pérez-Galdós, Benito

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. 1843-1920

Перес Б. 1843-1920

Перес Галдос, Бенито 1843-1920

Перес Гальдос, Бенито

Перес Гальдос, Бенито 1843-1920

Պերես Գալդռս

גלדוס, בניטו פרס

פרס גלדוס, בניטו 1843-1920

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


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


MarianelaFortunata and Jacinta : two stories of married womenTristanaMiauOur friend MansoTrafalgarTormentNazarin