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Author Valera, Juan, 1824-1905.

Title The illusions of Doctor Faustino : a novel / by Juan Valera ; translated from the Spanish by Robert M. Fedorchek ; with an introduction by Agnes Moncy
Published Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Press, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xxi, 309 pages)
Contents Introduction : which deals with Villabermeja, Don Juan Fresco, and illusions in general -- The illustrious house of López de Mendoza -- What is he good for? -- Doña Ana's plan -- Doña Costanza de Bobadilla -- First impression -- A letter from the doctor to his mother -- Preliminaries of love -- At the window grille -- Mysterious meeting -- Niña Araceli -- Diplomatic activity -- The Marquis of Guadalbarbo -- Examination of conscience -- Penance for the devil -- The tertulia of the three duos -- The earthly paradise -- Jealousy is more powerful than love -- Love pact -- The miracles of contempt -- The miracles continue -- Because of following a woman -- Rosita's revenge -- Joselito's confidences -- Sunt lacrimae rerum -- Mourning -- Lost illusions -- Loose ends -- The crisis -- Secret vengeance for a secret insult -- A sad marriage
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Spanish literature -- 19th century.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
FICTION -- General.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- Spanish & Portuguese.
Man-woman relationships.
Spanish literature.
Andalusia (Spain) -- 19th century -- Fiction
Spain -- Andalusia.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Fedorchek, Robert M., 1938-
LC no. 2008016986
ISBN 9780813218335
Other Titles Ilusiones del doctor Faustino. English