Juan Ruiz de Alarc N

Juan Ruiz de Alarc N

List price: US$42.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Juan Ruiz de Alarc n y Mendoza (1581?, Real de Taxco, now in Guerrero - August 4, 1639), one of the greatest Novohispanic dramatists of the Golden Age, was born in New Spain (modern Mexico). The family of Juan Ruiz de Alarc n was of old Asturian nobility. The name Alarc n had been give to his ancestor Ferren Mart nez de Ceballos by Alfonso VIII of Castile after he had successfully driven the Moors from the fortress of Alarc n near Cuenca in 1177. Ju n Ruiz de Alarc n's maternal grandparents Hernando and Mar a de Mendoza were among the first Spaniards to arrive in Mexico in 1535, when they established themselves in Taxco. Their daughter Leonor de Mendoza married Pedro Ruiz de Alarc n who was described as an hidalgo.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Commun
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134912239
  • 9786134912235