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Ormsby, John 1829-1895

Overview
Works: 104 works in 317 publications in 3 languages and 7,942 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Picaresque literature  Romances  History  Novels  Action and adventure fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Adventure stories  Picaresque fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor
Classifications: PQ6329, 863.32
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Most widely held works about John Ormsby
 
Most widely held works by John Ormsby
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

119 editions published between 1883 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a middle-aged Spanish hidalgo who, under the influence of chivalric romances, sets out under the assumed name of Don Quixote to revive the chivalric tradition and improve the world. He is accompanied in his quest by his down-to-earth squire, Sancho Panza
The poem of the Cid by Cid( Book )

8 editions published between 1879 and 2009 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students of Spanish literature have long been familiar with this 800-year-old epic, which details the legendary exploits of the soldier-adventurer Ruy Diaz of Bivar, el Cid, and his part in the long struggle between Christianity and Islam. This epic poem recounts of the adventures of el Cid, his peerless steed, Babieca, and of his two famous swords, Colada and Tizon; of his wife, Doña Ximena, and his two daughters, Doña Elvira and Doña Sol, who find sanctuary with Abbot Don Sancho in the monastery of San Pedro de Cardeña during the Cid's exile; and of the despicable and black-hearted princes of Carrion, Diego and Fernando Gonzalez
The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

21 editions published between 1885 and 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

5 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

4 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

13 editions published between 1887 and 1916 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

11 editions published between 1884 and 1940 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

6 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

2 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic tale of an eccentric country gentleman and his companion who set out as a knight and squire of old to right wrongs and punish evil in sixteenth-century Spain
Don Quixote of la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autumn rambles in North Africa by John Ormsby( Book )

7 editions published between 1864 and 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quijote : selección de textos by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of Don Quixote, Volume 2, Part 24 by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

8 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stray papers by John Ormsby( Book )

2 editions published between 1876 and 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montañeros en Sierra Nevada (1866-1893) : John Ormsby, Charles Packe, Luis de Rute, Juan B. Bide by John Ormsby( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of Don Quixote, Volume 2, Part 32 by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of Don Quixote, Volume 1, Part 10 by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quixote, Volume 1 by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Don Quixote
Alternative Names
John Ormsby British translator

John Ormsby traducteur britannique

John Ormsby traductor británico

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Don Quijote : selección de textos