The Internet Book List - Spread the word
       


Book Information: Swindler, the

Swindler, the (1626) [Novel]
by Francisco de Quevedo Rating: No votes (Rate!)
Reviews: None (show them) Review!

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

Among the more popular picaresque novels, The Swindler tells the story of a young servant who, through cunning and sharp wit, manages to avoid trouble and get the better of his masters, to eventually gain independence as a card-shark.

Original title: La Vida del Busón
Original languages: Spanish

Quotes:

Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumorSatire
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Two Spanish Picaresque Novels (1969) [Anthology]
      Authors: Unknown Author , Francisco de Quevedo

Edition #1: The Swindler

The Swindler (1969)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Michael Alpert
Search at Amazon!

Search at Powells!

Search at AbeBooks!



©Steven Jeffery / IBList.com, 2012
Terms of Use