Homage to Galdós

Here you see Galdós painted by master Sorolla. And below, a picture. Benito Pérez Galdós was born on a May 10th, 1843, 175 years ago. I missed my other favorite author, Cervantes, who died on April 22nd of 1616, on different dates (different calendars), but same day as Shakespeare. My first encounter with Galdós was…

Nazarín

Nazarín, by Benito Pérez Galdós Published in 1895, 247 pages My Rating,  ★★★★✫ (Buñuel made a movie based on it) Nazarín can be found in English, though I read it in Spanish. I read it because Galdós is one of my favorite authors. And it happens to fit into the book in translation category of the…