El Zorro: Comienza La Leyenda (Spanish Edition) by Isabel Allende. Plaza & Janes Mexico, Paperback. Good. A swashbuckling adventure story, Zorro reveals the history behind the legendary masked man. Born in Southern Isabel Allende Comienza la leyenda / Zorro. El Zorro has ratings and reviews. Mario said: Este libro no trata sobre una aventura de El Zorro, si no de los orígenes de este mito. Así no.

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Allende’s version of the Zorro story is an old-fashioned swashbuckling adventure on one hand, a post-colonial story of colonial times on the other. El plan infinito, A Chronology zoero Zorro by Matthew Baugh. I thought this was an excellent book, easy to read and completely engrossing.

Get your hands on this book and read it if you thirst after a truly great story that will leave your head spinning!

Moncada and Diego arrange to have the duel with pistols and Zorroo is allowed to take the first shot which hits Diego in the arm. In terms of material, it is a prequel to Johnston McCulley ‘s novella The Curse of Capistranowhich first featured the character of Zorro.

El zorro : comienza la leyenda

See other items More So he’s quite literally the best of all worlds. This causes Bernardo to be mute, as a sign of mourning. Its subject is the pulp hero Diego de la Vega, better known as El Zorro The Foxwho was featured in an early 20th-century novel.

Please improve it by verifying the claims made and adding inline citations. There are 0 items available. Diego is satisfied with the result having humiliated Moncada. The novel takes the form of a biography and was the first origin story for this legendary character.


For many of them, it was the first time they had ever read a complete novel, much less a novel in a foreign language. Learn More – opens in a zorr window or tab International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc.

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Allende, who writes in the “magic realism” tradition, is considered one of the first successful women novelists in Latin America. I read it in Spanish on the recommendation of several of lyeenda people in my Spanish conversation group. The colorful palette of the Zorro legend gave Mz. She recuperates in the mission with Alejandro’s help. Lyeenda enter a valid ZIP Code. At an early age, Diego and Bernardo share an unusual childhood. To ask other e, questions about El Zorroplease sign up.

Sobra decir que si Johnston McCulley hubiera podido leerlo seguro que se hubiera sentido muy satisfecho de lo hecho con su personaje. I’ll be the first to admit that this is a silly adventure novel, but I honestly couldn’t care less. Born in Southern California in the late eighteenth century, Diego de la Vega is a child of two worlds.

No he encontrado allennde absoluto una novela mejorable o TAN juvenil si tiene hasta violaciones The author’s prose is stunning and keeps us enraptured with the protagonist and other main characters of the issabel. Inventory on Biblio is continually updated, but because much of our booksellers’ inventory is uncommon or even one-of-a-kind, stock-outs do happen from time to time.

April Learn how and when to remove this template message. Open Preview See a Problem? If I could give this book 10 stars I would. This book has so much action, so much history. Image not available Photos not available for this variation. Zorro contains numerous explicit references to Zorro works created before but taking place after Allende’s tale.


El Zorro: Comienza la leyenda

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Since Ana breastfed Diego while his mother was convalescing from her pregnancy, as well as Bernardo, the boys became “milk brothers.

In the silent film and Disney’s television seriesBernardo is Diego’s manservant, confidant and co-conspirator, the only person at first to know Diego’s secret. Lists with This Book.

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Email to friends Share on Facebook – opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter – opens in a new leyendaa or tab Share on Pinterest – opens in a new window or tab. Diego and Bernardo then undergo a test to prove their maturity and to find their spirit guide, sl totemic animal which would guide the boys’ future.

He agrees on the condition that she marry him and she agrees. Find Rare Books Book Value.

He also reveals that Moncada was the aorro who denounced him and is responsible for his arrest. Diego convinces La Justicia to stage a rescue. Bookseller Completion Rate This reflects the percentage of orders the seller has received and filled.

Diego, who had viewed the trek as an opportunity to become more intimate with Juliana, is discouraged by these restrictions.

Bernardo and Diego befriend a group of gypsies in Barcelona and Diego begins an affair with a gypsy woman named Amalia. She did a fine job. Views Read Edit View history. The journey takes many months.