Alarcon y Mendoza, Juan Ruiz de

Alarcon y Mendoza, Juan Ruiz de (Alar`con y Mendo`za, Juan Ruiz de) , a Spanish dramatist born in Mexico, who, though depreciated by his contemporaries, ranks after 200 years of neglect among the foremost dramatic geniuses of Spain, next even to Cervantes and Lope de Vega; he was a humpback, had an offensive air of conceit, and was very unpopular; he wrote at least twenty dramas, some of which have been translated into French; d. in 1639.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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