Image 1880-1883Barcelona-Montaner-01-025 
Illustration No. 1     
Illustrator Ricardo Balaca y Canseco 
Engraver Celestino Sadurní y Deop Gómez 
Title Caption  
Title Supplied The author finds a manuscript in the Alcaná of Toledo 
Part Part I, Madrid 1605  
Chapter Chapter 9 
Subject 9.1 Finding of manuscript with continuation of DQ’s story
Illustration Type Head vignette
Technique Wood engraving or Xylography
Color Black and white 
Page Number 57 
Image Dimension 148 x 188 
Page Dimension 365 x 265 
Commentary In the Alcaná of Toledo, Don Quixote's second author (Cervantes) finds Cide Hamete's manuscript with the continuation of the Basque's episode.
The scene, accurate to Cervantes' text, includes him, a boy selling old papers and a Morisco reading/translating the manuscript.
Illustration resolved as a picturesque genre secene.