Fortunata and Jacinta

Fortunata and Jacinta

Two Stories of Married Women

Written by: Benito Perez Galdoz
Introduction by: Agnes Moncy Gullon

Format
Paperback
Price
$22.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140433050
  • 848 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Galdoz’s four-part Fortunata and Jacinta (1886-7), the masterpiece among his almost 80 novels, tells the turbulent story of two women, their husbands and their lovers, set against the intricate web of dynastic alliances and class contrasts of Madrid in the 1870s.

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Fortunata and Jacinta

Fortunata and Jacinta

Written by: Benito Perez Galdoz, Introduction by: Agnes Moncy Gullon

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