Platero and I is a short and easy to read lyric prose written back in 1914, a book that children and adults alike can enjoy. A dialogue (or more accurately a monologue) between a man and his donkey, recreating the childhood memories of the author’s life in a rural town of Andalucia. A slice-of-life novel that is a classic of Spanish literature and that made Juan Ramón Jiménez win the Nobel Prize of Literature in 1956.
- Paperback: 196 pages
- Publisher: iUniverse (July 24, 2000)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0595003451
- ISBN-13: 978-0595003457
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 9 inches