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By Jan Jacob Slauerhoff, Paul Vincent

Slauerhoff’s The Forbidden country is a mix of old chronicle, fiction and remark, bringing jointly the doubtless unrelated lives of a twentieth-century ship’s radio operator and the sixteenth-century Portuguese poet-in-exile, Luis Camo~es. Slauerhoff attracts his reader right into a stunning international of exoticism, betrayal and exile, the place earlier and current merge and the potential of loss of life isn't far-off.

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S. ] En Madrid a 9. de / Agosto de 1634. / Fr. Lope de Vega Carpio. / SVMA DE LA TASSA. ] En Madrid à 22. de Agosto de 1634 / años. / Diego Gonçales / de Villarroel». Tutto lascia supporre che questa seconda Aprobación e la Tasa fossero inserite per poter smerciare il volume in Madrid nell’anno dopo a quello della sua comparsa in Barcelona99. La edición de Parte segunda de las comedias de Ruiz de Alarcón (1634) es, por lo general, menos cuidada que la Parte primera (1628). , 2038, 2108, 2112, 2172, 2242, 2256, 2408, 2411, 99 Maria Grazia Profeti, 1979, pág.

Diego de Guzmán está enamorado de Clara Maldonado, hija de uno de los principales vecinos de Salamanca, que le corresponde. Ante la dificultad de poder casarse con ella, pues se confiesa pobre, decide gozarla sin dar ese paso previo poniendo en práctica un encanto de Enrico60. Para llevar a cabo su plan envía un cajón a casa de Clara. La acotación escénica indica que el cajón ha de ser de la altura de un hombre y que deber ser colocado en pie al lado del vestuario; la situación del cajón tiene gran importancia y se repite en las didascalias implícitas en el texto: la criada Lucía ordena al ganapán: «Poned el cajón aquí», y la actriz deberá señalar con sus gestos el lugar conveniente.

746. Se basa esta cuidada edición (K), según afirman los editores, en la princeps, en la de Hartzenbusch y en una suelta sin fechar que consideran del siglo xix de la que dan un listado con algunas variantes106. Del análisis de estas variantes (es una lástima que no hayan relacionado todas) se deduce que se trata de una suelta cercana a D (ambas son del siglo xix) en la que no aparecen algunas lecciones erróneas de esta (vv. 851, 1055, 1308, 1513) sino las lecciones correctas de P, pero en otras ocasiones conserva errores de P que ya no se encontraban en D (v.

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