The Exemplary Novels
MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA.
MADRID, 13th of July, 1613.
There are but twelve of them. Possibly when Cervantes wrote this
dedication he intended to include "El Curioso Impertinente," which
occurs in chapters xxxiii.-xxxv. of the first part of "Don Quixote."
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