Are you familiar with the classic scene from Don Quixote where the main character attacks the windmills, mistaking them as giants? Yes, everyone is familiar with this scene, as Don Quixote is a legendary literally hero that is well-known worldwide. This character is meaningful in Spanish culture and is honored with different works of art.
Don Quixote appeared on many pictures written by famous Ecuadorian painters. These images have become a new creative theme for new stamp issue by Ecuadorian Post.
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Written between 1605 and 1615, Don Quixote, also known as The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha, is a novel by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. The novel, originally written in Spanish, is about a wannabe knight, Alonso Quixano, who drags a farmer, Sancho Panza, along on a series of adventures to restore the idea of chivalry back to its former glory.
Interestingly, in addition to being considered one of the greatest works of fiction, Don Quixote is one of the earliest novels. A novel is defined as a fictitious book-length prose story that focuses on character development and action.