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Victorian Periodicals

edited by J. Don Vann, Nancy P. Vanarsdale, Rosemary T. VanArsdel

Vida y hechos del famoso caballero don Catrín de la Fachenda

José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi, edited by John A. Ochoa
Don Catrín de la Fachenda is a picaresque novel by the Mexican writer José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi (1776–1827), best known as the author of El Periquillo Sarniento (The Itching Parrot), often called the first Latin American novel. Don Catrín is three things at once: a rakish pícaro in the tradition of the picaresque; a catrín, a dandy or fop; and a criollo, a person born in the New World and belonging to the same...