Don Quixote

Volume II.


Miguel de Cervantes

Translated by John Ormsby - 1885


Chapter I
Of the Interview the Curate and the Barber had with Don Quixote About His Malady

Chapter II
Which Treats of the Notable Altercation Which Sancho Panza had with Don Quixote’s Niece, and Housekeeper, Together with Other Droll Matters

Chapter III
Of the Laughable Conversation That Passed Between Don Quixote, Sancho Panza, and the Bachelor Samson Carrasco

Chapter IV
In Which Sancho Panza Gives a Satisfactory Reply to the Doubts and Questions of the Bachelor Samson Carrasco, Together with Other Matters WOrth Knowing and Telling

Chapter V
Of the Shrewd and Droll Conversation That Passed Between Sancho Panza and His Wife Teresa Panza, and Other Matters Worthy of Being Duly Recorded

Chapter VI
Of What Took Place Between Don Quixote and His Niece and Housekeeper; One of the Most Important Chapters in the Whole History

Chapter VII
Of What Passed Between Don Quixote and His Squire, Together With Other Very Notable Incidents

Chapter VIII
Wherein is Related What Befell Don Quixote on His Way to See His Lady Dulcinea Del Toboso

Chapter IX
Wherein is Related What Will Be Seen There
Chapter X
Wherein is Related the Crafty Device Sancho Adopted to Enchant the Lady Dulcinea, and Other Incidents as Ludicrous as They are True

Chapter XI
Of the Strange Adventure Which the Valiant Don Quixote had with the Car or Cart of “The Cortes of Death”

Chapter XII
Of the Strange Adventure Which Befell the Valiant Don Quixote with the Bold Knight of the Mirrors

Chapter XIII
In which is Continued the Adventure of the Knight of the Grove, Together with the Sensible, Original, and TranquiL Colloquy That Passed Between the Two Squires

Chapter XIV
Wherein is Continued the Adventure of the Knight of the Grove

Chapter XV
Wherein it is Told and Known Who the Knight of the Mirrors and His Squire Were

Chapter XVI
Of What Befell Don Quixote with a Discreet Gentleman of La Mancha

Chapter XVII
Wherein is Shown the Furthest and Highest Point Which the Unexampled Courage of Don Quixote Reached or Could Reach; Together with the Happily Achieved Adventure of the Lions

Chapter XVIII
Of What Happened Don Quixote in the Castle or House of the Knight of the Green Gaban, Together With Other Matters Out of the Common

Chapter XIX
In Which is Related the Adventure of the Enamoured Shepherd, Together With Other Truly Droll Incidents

Chapter XX
Wherein an Account is Given of the Wedding of Camacho the Rich, Together With the Incident of Basilio the Poor

Chapter XXI
In Which Camacho’s Wedding is Continued, With Other Delightful Incidents

Chapter XXII
Wherin is Related the Grand Adventure of the Cave of Montesinos in the Heart of La Mancha, Which the Valiant Don Quixote Brought to a Happy Termination

Chapter XXIII
Of the Wonderful Things the Incomparable Don Quixote Said He Saw in the Profound Cave of Montesinos, the Impossibility and Magnitude of Which Cause This Adventure to be Deemed Apocryphal

Chapter XXIV
Wherein are Related a Thousand Trifling Matters, as Trivial as They are Necessary to the Right Understanding of This Great History

Chapter XXV
Wherein is Set Down the Braying ADventure, and the Droll One of the Puppet-Showman, Together With the Memorable Divinations of the Divining Ape

Chapter XXVI
Wherein is Continued the Droll Adventure of the Puppet-Showman, Together With Other Things in Truth Right Good

Chapter XXVII
Wherein it is Shown Who Master Pedro and his Ape Were, Together With the Mishap Don Quixote had in the Braying Adventure, Which He Did Not Conclude as He Would Have Liked or as He had Expected

Chapter XXVIII
Of Matters That Benengeli Says He Who Reads Them Will Know, If He Reads Them With Attention

Chapter XXIX
Of the Famous Adventure of the Enchanted Bark

Chapter XXX
Of Don Quixote’s Adventure With a Fair Huntress

Chapter XXXI
Which Treats of Many and Great Matters

Chapter XXXII
Of the Reply Don Quixote Gave His Censurer, With Other Incidents, Grave and Droll

Chapter XXXIII
Of the Delectable Discourse Which the Duchess and Her Damsels Held With Sancho Panza, Well Worth Reading and Noting

Chapter XXXIV Which Relates How They Learned the Way in Which They Were to Disenchant the Peerless Dulcinea Del Toboso, Which is One of the Rarest Adventures in This Book

Chapter XXXV Wherein is Continued the Instruction Given to Don Quixote Touching the Disenchantment of Dulcinea, Together With Other Marvellous Incidents

Chapter XXXVI
Wherein is Related the Strange and Undreamt-of Adventure of the Distressed Duenna, Alias the Countess Trifaldi, Together With a Letter Which Sancho Panza Wrote to His Wife, Teresa Panza

Chapter XXXVII
Wherein is Continued the Notable Adventure of the Distressed Duenna

Chapter XXXVIII Wherein is Told the Distressed Duenna’s Tale of Her Misfortunes

Chapter XXXIX
In Which the Trifaldi Continues Her Marvellous and Memorable Story

Chapter XL
Of Matters Relating and Belonging to This Adventure and to This Memorable History

Chapter XLI
Of the Arrival of Clavileno and the End of THis Protracted Adventure

Chapter XLII
Of the Counsels Which Don Quixote Gave Sancho Panza Before He Set Out to Govern the Island, Together With Other Well-Considered Matters

Chapter XLIII Of the Second Set of Counsels Don Quixote Gave Sancho Panza

Chapter XLIV
How Sancho Panza was Conducted to His Government, and of the Strange Adventure That Befell Don Quixote in the Castle

Chapter XLV
Of How the Great Sancho Panza Took Possession of His Island, and of How He Made a Beginning in Governing

Chapter XLVI
Of the Terrible Bell and Cat Fright That Don Quixote Got in the Course of the Enamoured Altisidora’s Wooing

Chapter XLVII
Wherein is Continued the Account of How Sancho Panza Conducted Himself in His Government

Chapter XLVIII
Of What Befell Don Quixote With Dona Rodriguez, the Duchess’s Duenna, Together With Other Occurrences Worthy of Record and Eternal Remembrance

Chapter XLIX
Of What Happened Sancho in Making the Round of His Island

Chapter L
Wherein is Set Forth Who the Enchanters and Executioners Were Who Flogged the Duenna and Pinched Don Quixote, and Also What Befell the Page Who Carried the Letter to Teresa Panza, Sancho Panza’s Wife

Chapter LI
Of the Progress of Sancho’s Government, and Other Such Entertaining Matters

Chapter LII
Wherein is Related the Adventure of the Second Distressed or Afflicted Duenna, Otherwise Called Dona Rodriguez

Chapter LIII
Of the Troublous End and Termination Sancho Panza’s Government Came To

Chapter LIV Which Deals With Matters Relating to This History and No Other

Chapter LV
Of What Befell Sancho on the Road, and Other Things That Cannot Be Surpassed

Chapter LVI
Of the Prodigious and Unparalleled Battle That Took Place Between Don Quixote of La Mancha and the Lacquey Tosilos in Defence of the Daughter of Dona Rodriguez

Chapter LVII
Which Treats of How Don Quixote Took Leave of the Duke, and of What Followed With the Witty and Impudent Altisidora, One of the Duchess’s Damsels

Chapter LVIII
Which Tells How Adventures Came Crowding on Don Quixote in Such Numbers That They Gave One Another No Breathing-Time

Chapter LIX
Wherein is Related the Strange Thing, Which may be Regarded as an Adventure, That Happened Don Quixote

Chapter LX
Of What Happened Don Quixote on His Way to Barcelona

Chapter LXI
Of What Happened Don Quixote on Entering Barcelona, Together With Other Matters That Partake of the True Rather Than of the Ingenious

Chapter LXII
Which Deals With the Adventure of the Enchanted Head, Together With Other Trivial Matters Which Cannot Be Left Untold

Chapter LXIII
Of the Mishap That Befell Sancho Panza Through the Visit to the Galleys, and the Strange Adventure of the Fair Morisco

Chapter LXIV
Treating of the Adventure Which Gave Don Quixote More Unhappiness Than All That Had Hitherto Befallen Him

Chapter LXV
Wherein is Made Known Who the Knight of the White Moon Was; Likewise Don Gregorio’s Release, and Other Events

Chapter LXVI
Which Treats of What He Who Reads Will See, or What He Who Has It Read to Him Will Hear

Chapter LXVII
Of the Resolution Don Quixote Formed to Turn Shepherd and Take to a Life in the Fields While the Year for Which He Had Given His Word was Running Its Course; With Other Events Truly Delectable and Happy

Chapter LXVIII
Of the Bristly Adventure That Befell Don Quixote

Chapter LXIX
Of the Strangest and Most Extraordinary Adventure That Befell Don Quixote in the Whole Course of This Great History

Chapter LXX
Which Follows Sixty-Nine and Deals With Matters Indispensable for the Clear Comprehension of This History

Chapter LXXI
Of What Passed Between Don Quixote and His Squire Sancho on the Way to Their Village

Chapter LXXII
Of How Don Quixote and Sancho Reached Their Village

Chapter LXXIII
Of the Omens Don Quixote had as He Entered His Own Village, and Other Incidents That Embellish and Give a Colour to This Great History

Chapter LXXIV
Of How Don Quixote Fell Sick, and of the Will He Made, and How He Died

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