Rinconete y Cortadillo (or Novela de Rinconete y Cortadillo)[1] is one of the twelve short stories included in Novelas Ejemplares, by Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes.

"Rinconete y Cortadillo"
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1613 book cover
AuthorMiguel de Cervantes
Original title"Novela de Rinconete y Cortadillo"
CountrySpain
LanguageSpanish
Genre(s)Picaresque short story
Published inNovelas Ejemplares
Publication date1613
Preceded by"El amante liberal"
Followed by"La española inglesa"

The story is set in Seville in 1569, which at the time was a rich city with marked social contrasts, because it was the hub of Spanish trade with America.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Novela de Rinconete y Cortadillo" (in Spanish). Universidad de Alcalá. Retrieved 20 January 2013.
  2. ^ Bel Bravo, María Antonia (1996) [1993]. "El mundo social de Rinconete y Cortadillo" [The Social World of Rinconete y Cortadillo] (PDF). In Arellano, Ignacio (ed.). Studia Aurea. Actas del III Congreso de la AISO III (pdf) (in Spanish). 3: Prosa. Toulouse-Pamplona: GRISO-LEMSO. pp. 45–53 [47]. ISBN 9788492158133. Retrieved 20 January 2013.

External linksEdit

Rinconete and Cortadillo at the Internet Archive