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Pedro Calderón de La Barca

(1600—1681) Spanish dramatist and poet


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(1600–81),

Spanish dramatist, successor to Lope de Vega. He wrote about 200 plays, the best of them dating from between 1625 and 1640. After being ordained priest in 1651 he ...

Subjects: Theatre.


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