Boyer, H. Patsy. Introduction to María de Zayas: The Disenchantments of Love, translated by H. Patsy Boyle, pp. 1-26. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1997.
Introduction to Boyle's translation of the Desengaños amorosos, with an overview of the work.
Brownlee, Marina Scordilis. “Genealogies in Crisis: María de Zayas in Seventeenth-Century Spain.” In Generation and Degeneration: Tropes of Reproduction in Literature and History from Antiquity through Early Modern Europe, edited by Valeria Finucci and Kevin Brownlee, pp. 189-208. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2001.
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