(Cervantes, Miguel de). Johnson, Carroll B.
Title MADNESS AND LUST: A Psychoanalytical Approach to Don Quixote
Book Condition A hint of soiling to the page edges, nearly fine in black linen with glit titles to the spine; in a nearly fine dust jacket with a mild crease to the inner rear flap. Octavo. 230 pages; notes; and index.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, (1983).
0520047524 / 9780520047525
Seller ID 55693.00
Johnson offers a radically different approach to the knight's character and the origin and evolution of his madness. Quixote is analyzed as though he were a real member of the hidalgo class struggling to make ends meet in rural Spain in 1600.
Psychology. Renaissance Literature. Literary Criticism.