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Martín de Riquer

Martín de Riquer (Barcelona, 1914-2013) was a member of the Spanish Royal Academy and recipient of prestigious several awards including the National Essay Prize and the Prince of Asturias Prize. His vast bibliography includes major works on many aspects of medieval literature and society. He has written highly significant works on Don Quixote, the troubadours, Tirant lo Blanch, the story of the Holy Grail, the Song of Roland and many other literary themes.