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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Illustrator||Albert d'Arnoux 'Bertall'|
|Title Supplied||Don Quixote reading chivalric books in his library|
|Part||Part I, Madrid 1605|
1.1 DQ at his library reading chivalric novels
1.2 Alonso Quixano (AQ) becomes the knight Don Quixote de la Mancha (DQ)
Wood engraving or Xylography
|Color||Black and white|
|Image Dimension||113 x 82|
|Page Dimension||184 x 120|
|Commentary||Good image of don Quixote, already wearing his armour, dignified and severe.
The niece and the housekeeper observe him worried.
Good drawing and engraving.
|Notes||1 - Same illustration first appeared in Paris: Hachette, 1853 (and 1859).|