The Cid Campeador: A Historical Romance (Classic Reprint)

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The CID campeador has been for centuries the great popular hero of Spain. He takes the same place in that country as King Arthur does in England, Roland, or Rolando, in France, and William Tell in Switzerland; and, like them, his life and exploits are, to a great extent, founded on popular traditions. In English-speaking countries there is very little known respecting him, and the translator ventures to place before the public a work which is considered by Spaniards to be one of the best historical romances in their literature. It is founded on a large number of ballads and other poetical pieces, extant in Spain for centuries, and on a very old work named The Chronicle of the Cid.

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This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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Publisher - Forgotten Books

Language - English

Author(s) - D. Antonio de Trueba Y. La Quintana

Hardback

Published Date - August 30 2019

ISBN - 9780267493920

Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 2.4 cm

Page Count - 395

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