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Pedro Antonio de Alarcon

Pedro Antonio de Alarcon
(1833-1891), Spain.



Poet and Spanish novelist born in Guadix, near Granada, Spain. His novelette,"The Three-Cornered Hat" (1874) is considered a masterpiece of humor, and some of his short stories are among the best in Spanish literature. His novels, while realistic, were often superficially moralistic and romantic in tone.

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