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Death in Spanish Literature
A discussion of the theme of death present in Spanish literature.
# 97531 | 3,496 words | 11 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Aug 23, 2007 in Literature (Spanish)

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The paper portrays how tragedy and death permeated the history and literature of Spain. The paper examines the lives and works of Gustavo Adolfo Becquer, Mariano Jose de Larra, Benito Perez Galdos, Leopoldo Alas (Clarin), Miguel de Unamuno and Federico Garcia Lorca. The paper discusses how their lives were filled with death and sorrow and illustrates how this is reflected in Spanish literature until the 20th century.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • "The Academy of American Poets" 1997 - 2007. <>.
  • Cole, Toby, (ed.). "Garcia Lorca" in Playwrights on Playwrighting, 1961.
  • Hills, Elijah Clarence and Morley, S. Griswold, Modern Spanish Lyrics, New York: H. Holt, 1913.
  • Jehle, Fred F. Anthology of Spanish Poetry: A Collection of Spanish Poems, 1999.
  • "Lorca." Books and Writers 2007. <>.

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