World Literature and Its Times, Volume 5: Spanish and Portuguese Literature and Their Times By Joyce Moss Number Of Pages: 590 Publication Date: 2001-11-20 ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0787637300 ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780787637309
The works chosen for World Literature and Its Times 5: Spanish and Portuguese Literatures and Their Times have been carefully selected by professors in the field at the universities listed in the Acknowledgements. Keeping the literature-history connection in mind, the team made its selections based on a combination of factors: how frequently a literary work is studied, how closely it is tied to pivotal events in the past or present, and how strong and enduring its appeal has been to readers in and out of the society that produced it. Attention has been paid to contemporary as well as to classic works that have met with critical and/or popular acclaim.
Titles of Spanish and Portuguese literature works described in the book:
The Back Room Ballad of Dogs' Beach Baltasar and Blimunda Beside the River Sar Bohemian Lights The Book of Count Lucanor and Patronio "By the Rivers of Babylon" La Celestina: Tragicomedy of Calisto and Melibea "The Dark Night" and Other Poems The Disenchantments of Love Don Juan Tenorio Don Quixote Doomed Love (A Family Memoir) "An Essay on Woman, or, Physiological and Historical Defense of the Fair Sex" The Family of Pascual Duarte Fields of Castile Fortunata and Jacinta: Two Stories of Married Women Fuente Ovejuna The House of Bernarda Alba The House of Ulloa The India Play The Infinite Passion (Rimas) The Interior Castle Lazarillo de Tormes Libro de Buen Amor (The Book of Good Love) Life Is a Dream The Lusiads The Maias The Maidens Consent Marks of Identity Meditations on Quixote Message Mist The Murmuring Coast Nada New Portuguese Letters "The Old-Fashioned Castilian" Poem of the Cid Poet in New York The Quest La Regenta (The Judge's Wife) Requiem for a Spanish Peasant The Sea Gull South of Nowhere The Spaniards: An Introduction to Their History Stormy Isles—An Azorean Tale The Student of Salamanca The Swindler Time of Silence Travels in My Homeland The Trickster of Seville and the Stone Guest