Literature Quiz / HCHS Don Quixote

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1571 battle in the Gulf of Patras in which author was wounded 3 times & lost the use of his left arm/said he 'lost the movement of the left hand for the glory of the right'
1964 musical by Wasserman, Darion, & Leigh featuring principal song 'The Impossible Dream' which is a retelling of the Don Quixote story/won 1965 Tony for Best Musical
Don Quixote's foil (best friend)
Home region of Don Quixote
English idiom taken from the novel to describe fighting imaginary enemies
Don Quixote's real name
Don Quixote's love/peasant girl whose real name is Aldonza Lorenzo/Quixote has only seen her fleetingly & never spoken with her
Island of which the Duke makes Sancho Panza the governor as a prank
Author of Don Quixote, La Galatea, Novelas Ejemplares (Exemplary Novels), The Works of Persiles and Sigismunda, The Gypsy Girl, The Dialogue of the Dogs, & The Lawyer of Glass
Ship on which author sailed and from which he was captured & made a slave
Don Quixote's horse/awkward, past his prime, and engaged in a task beyond his capacities
City where author spent 5 years as a slave until ransomed by his parents and Trinitarians/wrote plays from experiences (Life in ______ & The Dungeons of _______)

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