El Capitán Fracaso

Historia de un noble arruinado que decide probar fortuna como miembro de una companía de comicos ambulantes. Esta es la base para una obra llena de emociones, en que se alterna...

The Mummy's Foot

Gautier's marvellous tale of purchasing an old mummified foot in a bric-a-brac shop in Paris, which the merchant claims once belonged to the daughter of the Pharaoh himself. A...

The Child with the Bread Shoes

When little Hans dies of the croup, his mother uses all her scant wealth to ensure him a proper burial. She spins the thread for his shroud and has a beautiful little coffin made....