Leopoldo Alas


Spanish realist (1852-1901) best known for the novel _La regenta_. Alas is also known as Clarín.


Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese, Fiction » Classics
For years, the aging civil servant Abel had been saving, for just the right occasion, two bottles of a precious liquor made by the monks of a Benedictine abbey. But in a cruel irony one of the bottles is uncorked by his friend Joaquín (known as Cain) in circumstances altogether different from those he had envisaged.

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