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Sanrima rated it liked it Ee 13, Shortly before his death, a statue in his honour was constructed in the Parque del Buen Retirothe most popular park in Madrid, financed solely by public donations.
Benito Pérez Galdós
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His study of lower-class Spanish life and his attempts to improve it led him to the advocacy of more equal vringas of wealth and outspoken opposition to the Catholic church.
Not as good as Fortunata and Jacinta, which is apparently his best. Esme Packett rated it liked it Oct 12, Inhis play Electra caused a storm of outrage and floods of equally hyperbolic enthusiasm. His first attempt at a literary career came inwhen a didactic historical verse drama was rejected. In he sought admission to the Royal Academy, an honor he was refused untiland the Nobel Prize went to a contemporary, Jose Echegaray, a writer of considerably less talent.
While his plays are generally considered to be less successful than his novels, Realidad is important in the history of realism in the Spanish theatre.
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Garu Knight rated it liked it May 05, Edwin Rodriguez rated it liked it Jun 26, Neith rated it liked it Feb 11, With the help of money from his sister-in-law, it was published privately in No eBook available Amazon. Galdow Rodriguez rated it liked it Jun 26, Dona Perfecta is a denunciation of intolerance. Want to Read saving….
Beenito Mulero Carbonell rated it liked it Sep 02, While always popular with the people, he fared less well in literary circles. The novels are united by common characters and themes in the manner of Balzac’s Human Comedy. Born and educated in the Canary Islands, Perez Galdos studied law briefly and spent most of his adult life in Madrid.
Inhe joined in a protest with Miguel bdnito Unamuno and Mariano de Cavia against the encroaching pedez and authoritarianism coming from the putatively constitutional monarch. Emma rated it liked it Jan 17, Propio de las mujeres de las novelas de Galdos es que su relacion con los demas personajes este mediatizada por el dinero. The character of Maxi reveals Galdos’s interest in mental illness and his naturalistic strain.
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While his plays are generally considered to be less successful than his novels, Realidad is important in the history of realism in bringsa Spanish theatre.
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Daniel rated it liked it May 19, Women are the same everywhere I suppose. Henry DeBenedetto rated it liked it Feb 01, He next developed the outline of a major project, the Episodios Nacionales: Eric rated it liked it Brignas 24, His novels have yielded many cinematic adaptations: MadridSpain.
His early novels, Dona PerfectaGloriaMarianelaand The Family of Leon Rochmay be characterized as realistic with touches of romanticism. Neith rated it liked it Feb 11, Retrieved 17 February Critical reaction was slow to gain momentum but it was eventually hailed as the beginning of a new phase in Spanish fiction, and was highly praised for its literary quality as well as for its social and moral purpose.
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The performance was interrupted by audience reaction and the author had to take many curtain calls. At a agldos when most Spanish novelists were limited by their regional backgrounds, Galdos possessed the intellect and vision to embrace the Spanish people as a nation. Galdos died poor and blind.