Cervantes and the Mystery of Lawlessness
A Study of El Casamiento Enganoso y el Coloquio de los Perros
Alban K. Forcione

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This examination of the last two tales of Cervantes' Novelas ejemplares reveals the Christian Humanist tradition implicit in the most elusive works of the collection. In his study of El casamiento enganoso and El coloquio de los perros Alban Forcione demonstrates that Cervantes retained in their ostensible pessimism the themes of Erasmus' vision of the renovation of Christianity.

Originally published in 1984.

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