9 December

Year 11:
Lope Félix de Vega Carpio (1562-1635).
Obras Escogidas.
[incl. {191} La Arcadia; {192} Pastores de Belén; {193} Novelas a Marcia Leonarda; {194} La Dorotea]
Five Plays translated by Jill Booty (Hill and Wang, 1961). ({195} Peribáñez; {196} Fuentovejuna; {197} El Perro del Hortelano; {198} El Caballero de Olmedo; {199} El Castigo sin Venganza)

{200} Wang Ch'ung (27-c. 97 A D).
Lun-Heng.

Juan de Yepes, later Juan de San Matia and Juan de la Cruz (St. John of the Cross) (1542-1591).
Poesías Completas de San Juan de la Cruz, edited by Damaso Alonso (Aguilar, Madrid, 1963).
[incl. {201} La Noche Oscura del Alma; {202} Cántico Espiritual; 'Llama de Amor Viva']

William Shakespeare (1564-1616).
The Comedies, first collected in 1623 ('First Folio') with all the other canonical plays except Pericles
("{203} The Comedy of Errors (1593-like all other dates, an approximation to the year of composition), {204} The Taming of the Shrew (1594), {205} Love's Labour's Lost (1594), {206} A Midsummer Night's Dream (1595), {207} The Two Gentlemen of Verona (1595), {208} The Merchant of Venice (1596), {209} Much Ado About Nothing (1599), {210} The Merry Wives of Windsor (1600), {211} As You Like It (1600), {212} Twelfth Night (1601), {213} All's Well That Ends Well (1602), and {214} The Tempest (1611).")

{215} Gabriel García Márquez (b. 1928).
Cien Años de Soledad.

{216} Herodotus (c. 484-c. 424 B C).
Historiae.

The Penguin Book of Spanish Verse, introduced and edited by J M Cohen (Penguin, 1956).

{217} Panchatantra.

Jorge Luis Borges (b. 1899).
Obras Completas. [incl. {218} Fictions; Labyrinths; {219} Aleph and Other Stories]
[and {220} Adolfo Bioy Casares - La Invencion de Morel]
[and {221} Ricardo Guiraldes - Don Segundo Sombra]

{222} Lucius Annaeus Seneca (c. 4 B C-65 A D).
Epistulae Morales ad Lucillum.

Year 12:
Gil Vicente (c. 1465-c. 1536).
{223} Quem Tem Farelos? (1508). And {224} Auto da Índia (1509). And {225} Farsa do Velho da Horta and {226} Auto dos Físicos (both 1512).

Tanizaki Junichiro (1886-1965).
{227} Sasameyuki (1943-8).
[and {228} Tade Kuu Mushi (1928)]

{229} Luís Vaz de Camões (1524-1580).
Os Lusíadas. First published 1572.

{230} Konstantin Paustovsky (1892-1968).
Povest' o Zhizni (1946-1964).
[and Selected Stories (Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1970)]

José María Eça de Queiróz (1843-1900).
{231} O Crime de Padre Amaro. First published 1875. And {232} O Primo Basilio. First published 1878. And {233} Os Maias. First published 1888.

Suryakant Tripathi Nirala (1898-1961).
A Season on the Earth: Selected Poems.
[incl. 'Chatrapati Sivaji ka Patra' (1922) [originally published in Parimal [1929]]
[and {234} Kulli Bhat (1939); {235} Billesur Bakriha (1941)]
[and Sumitranandan Pant - {236} Svarnkiran (1946); {237} Svarndhuli (1948); {238} Lokayatan (1964)]

{239} Alves Redol (b. 1911).
A Barca dos Sete Lemes. First published 1959.

Classical Literary Criticism. {240} Aristotle: On the Art of Poetry; {241} Horace: On the Art of Poetry; {242} 'Longinus': On the Sublime.
[and Horace - Epistles II, 1 and 2]

Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935).
Obras Completas.

{243} François Rabelais (c. 1494-1553).
The Histories of Gargantua and Pantagruel. First published 1532-64.

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