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Francisco de Quevedo
  • Francisco de Quevedo

  • Date of birth: August 15, 1580
  • Died: September 08, 1645
  • Born: in Madrid, Spain.

  • Description: Francisco Gómez de Quevedo y Santibáñez Villegas was a nobleman, politician and writer of the Spanish Golden Age. His style is categorized by what was called conceptismo, characterized by a rapid rhythm, directness, simple vocabulary, witty metaphors, and wordplay.

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