Quevedo y Villegas

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Quevedo y Villegas

(kɛˈveɪðəʊiː vɪlˈjeɪɡæs)
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(Biography) Francisco Gómez de. 1580–1645, Spanish poet and writer, noted for his satires and the picaresque novel La historia de la vida del Buscón (1626)
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Pablo Jauralde Pou nos dice que "en el caso de Francisco de Quevedo la preocupacion historica, en su dimension politica, es quiza la mas fuerte, y ella fue la que le impulso las mas de las veces, y probablemente con mayor intensidad a expresarse, literariamente o no" (31).
As a portraitist, Van der Hamen developed a specialty--busts of celebrity writers at court, many of whom he had befriended and who had written encomiums on his art, among them Lope de Vega, Luis de Gongora, Francisco de Quevedo, and his own brother Lorenzo, who was a major intellectual figure at court.
Chapter 6, 'Francisco de Quevedo: The Force of Eloquence', was the highlight for me.
Contents: Maria del Carmen Sigler, "Textos y contextos: la tradicion textual de la silva Al inventor de la pieza de artilleria de don Francisco de Quevedo"; Hector N.