Jos Mar a Valverde

Jos Mar a Valverde

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jos Mar a Valverde Pacheco (*Valencia de Alc ntara (C ceres) January 26, 1926 - Barcelona, June 6, 1996) poet, essayist, literary critic, historian of ideas and translator of Spanish. He originated in Extremadura but spent his childhood and teenage years in Madrid, where he studied and lived most of his life in Spain. While still a student at the Instituto Ramiro de Maeztu he published his first book: Man of God: Psalms, elegies and prayers, funded by the Institute. Although Damaso Alonso tempted him to study philology, he enrolled in Philosophy and did a doctorate with a thesis on Wilhelm von Humboldt's philosophy of language . That same year he married Pilar Gefaell, with whom he had five children. He wrote in various magazines: La Estafeta Literaria, Escorial, Works and Days, Root, Ensign and Journal of Aesthetic Ideas, sometimes signed with the pseudonym Gambrinus. His production as a columnist was collected later in the Art of the Article (1949-1993) (Barcelona, 1994). He also published in poetic magazines such as Garcilaso, Espada a, Proel. Between 1950 and 1955.show more

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  • Paperback | 228 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 13mm | 340g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135721208
  • 9786135721201