Dominus Quixotus: Eques Ultimus is a novel for intermediate and advanced beginners in the Fluency Fast series of readers. It uses a vocabulary of approximately 270 different Latin words to tell a 1,400-word story in the present tense and the same story also in the past tense. It is repetitive and simple and uses many cognates to make the story comprehensible to adults and children. The story is intentionally written to be acted out in a class, but also to serve as independent reading in either the present or the past tense.
Amusing, ironic and — at the same time — tragic story, Don Quixote is an ordinary