Pre-Owned Pens: Mont Blanc Writers Series Miguel de Cervantes
Pre-Owned Pens: 2277 Mont Blanc Writers Series Miguel de Cervantes
Did you know that Miguel de Cervantes was quite the dashing swashbuckler in his own time? Son of a poor nobleman, he sought his fortune in the Spanish navy fighting against the Ottoman Empire. He was eventually enslaved by Algerian pirates. When released he would eventually be jailed in Spain for embezzlement! That's where he starting writing his beloved "Don Quiote." A satire and social commentary that is still funny and relevant 400 years after its publication, Mont Blanc dedicate this Writers Series ballpoint to him in 2005. Our Mont Blanc Writers Series Cervantes ballpoint is in great condition for a pen that was gently used. It has some light surface wear on the nose cone, but that's it. Numbered 790 of 17,000, this was part of a set of three whose boxes and papers are lost. Guaranteed authentic from a dedicated Mont Blanc collector. 13.9cm.