stories from Madrid
stories from Madrid by Emilia Pardo Bazán has an indisputable protagonist: the city of Madrid. These fourteen stories that are included in this volume take place here. Puerta del Sol, Paseo de Recoletos, El Retiro, Atochaa Street or Toledo Street are some of the places where these Madrilenians who have been so masterfully portrayed by Mrs. Emilia Pardo Bazán live, struggle and survive. A woman who knew how to reflect so well the desperation of poverty and the tricks of roguery. A woman who loved and suffered Madrid, this city where he suffered from envy but where he also found fame.
Written by Emilia Pardo Bazán
selection and foreword by Anna Rossetti
(Price without VAT €16.83)
These holidays we want to give you along with the book, the reading club of the same.
An online activity , through ZOOM, in which we can talk about Emilia Pardo Bazán's book with Ana Rossetti .
All the people who have bought the book can participate, it will be on Monday , January 31, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. We just need you to sign up for the activity so we can send you the meeting link.
Cheer up and see you that day!
Emilia Pardo Bazan
(La Coruña, 1851 - Madrid, 1921), the Countess of Pardo Bazán wrote literary criticism, essays, biographies, articles and fiction (theatre, poetry and novels). She was a translator and editor of the magazine Nuevo Teatro Critico , a professor of Neo-Latin languages and a Spanish lecturer. A forerunner in her ideas about women's rights and feminism, she was the first woman to speak in public at La Soborna and the first appointed President of the Ateneo's Literature Section.