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The Literature of the Spanish People
From Roman Times to the Present Day

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  • Date Published: January 1953
  • availability: Unavailable - out of print November 2009
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521043137

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  • A paperback of Gerald Brenan's account of Spanish literature from Roman times to the present, which has won praise from every quarter for its original and enthusiastic approach, its wide-ranging scholarship and elegant style. First published in paperback in 1976, this book remains a useful study of Spanish literary history.

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    • Date Published: January 1953
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521043137
    • length: 518 pages
    • weight: 0.77kg
    • availability: Unavailable - out of print November 2009
  • Table of Contents

    1. The Roman and Visgothic periods
    2. The Arab period
    3. The early Middle Ages
    The archpriest of Hita
    5. The late Middle Ages
    6. The period of the Catholic kings
    7. The Siglo de Oro. Charles V and Phillip II
    8. Cervantes
    9. Lope de Vega and the new comedy
    10. Góngora and the new poetry
    11. Quevedo and Gracián
    12. Calderon and the late drama
    13. The eighteenth century
    14. Nineteenth-century poetry and poetic drama
    15. Nineteenth-century prose
    16. The twentieth century
    17. Postscript

  • Author

    Gerald Brenan

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