Pepita Jimenez by Juan Valera y Alcalá-Galiano

Pepita Jimenez is the first novel of the diplomat , politician and writer Spanish Juan Valera , published in 1874. Following the model of Cervantes , Valera suggests the recovery of a manuscript found in the papers of a cathedral in Andalusia , in which it is narrated (in two parts, a first epistolary and a final and narrative) a story about some characters those who will change the name to preserve their identity. In the time of Valera, the work received very favorable opinions from the reading public and literary criticism, being translated into ten languages. Isaac Albéniz wrote an opera in 1895 based on this work.

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Colección Juan Valera: Pepita Jiménez (Spanish Edition) Paperback 1585789 $4.59 2017
Pepita Jimenez Paperback 1602896 $2.99 $3.55 1999
Pepita Jimenez/ Pepita Jimenez (Leer En Espanol Level 5) (Leer en espanol / Read in Spanish) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 1607246 $5.00 $3.99 2008
Pepita Jimenez: A Dual-Language Book (English - Spanish) Paperback 7310097 $17.00 $24.00 2018
The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction: Pepita Jiménez, by Juan Valera; A Happy Boy, by Björnstjerne Björnson; Skipper Worse, by Alexander L. Kielland (Classic Reprint) Paperback 8365887 $16.00 $64.57 2018
Pepita Jiménez (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 3084313 2017
Pepita Jiménez (Spanish Edition) Paperback 3398763 $5.60 $16.00 2014
PEPITA JIMENEZ (Spanish Edition) Audio CD 6310257 $15.98 $12.90 2001
Pepita Jimenez (Leer en Espanol, Nivel 5) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 3614876 $40.17 $0.92
Pepita Jiménez by Juan Valera (Clasicos) (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 4122457 2010
Pepita Jimenez (1877) Hardcover 1306117 $41.95 $73.14 2009
Pepita Jiménez (Spanish Edition) Paperback 375812 $5.80 2019