The square in front of it is now called Plaza Cervantes. The probable date of his birth was determined from records in the church register, given the tradition of naming a child after the feast day of his birth. The register of baptisms records the following:
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This latter term was also influenced by the word "Cabala" see below with its implications of secrecy and magic. Cabala, Cabbala, Kabbala, Qabbalah: Derived from the Hebrew word "qabbalah", meaning tradition, it was twisted in the Middle Ages to mean the World of Souls Jewish theosophyprotected by the "cabalists" -- those rabbis thought to have powerful magical secrets.
James Branch Cabell 14 Apr May American novelist and best-selling canonical fantasy author.
He became frustrated by the effort of describing locations he had never personally seen, and decided to create his own mythical country as a setting for further novels.
Although he later wrote many books of nonfiction, and of poetry, he is best known for the epic series: A Comedy of Shirking" New York: McBride revised edition of novel New York: A Comedy of Appearances" New York: McBride revised edition of novel originally published New York: McBride originally published in New York: Harper now revized under the title "Gallantry: Dizain des Diversions" New York: A Comedy of Disenchantment" New York: A Comedy of Limitations" New York: McBride revised from edition New York: By the way, when asked how to pronouce his last name, he once stated: Collection  of 19 connected short stories by O.
George Washington Cable Short-story author and novelist best known for "local color" stories of New Orleans Creoles, some with a Fantasy element.
Guillermo Cabrera Infante Cain; specializes in Fantasy of genre: Since Cacus lived in Italy, some experts speculate that he and his sister Caca are remnants of an older pantheon, representing the God and Goddess of the heart-fire.
Jose Cadalso y Vasquez Museum,nonfiction Jack Cade born John Cade? English rebel, born in Ireland, claimant to kinship with York, acting under pseudonym Mortimer. They succeeded in defeating the Royal Army, occupying London for two days in Julyand executing two Royal Ministers.
Descending into plunder, they lost the support of the people. Jack Cade tried to hold fast on the third day in London, but his army disperesed upon a promise of a pardon, he fled to Sussex, and was killed. This story appears in: Not Fantasy as such, but listed here because Swift is so important in the history of Fantasy and Science Fiction.
Bantam Spectra, Nov ; London:This is the second part of It’s a Polyglot World Out There Cleopatra VII (late 69 BC – 12 August, 30 BC) The Queen of the Nile and Ancient Egypt’s last pharaoh was of Greek descent. Miguel de Cervantes () was a Spanish novelist, playwright, and poet, the creator of Don Quixote, the most famous figure in Spanish literature.
Although Cervantes' reputation rests almost entirely on his portrait of Don Quixote, his literary production was considerable. Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio (Spanish pronunciation: [?feliks?lope ðe??e?a i?karpjo]; 25 November – 27 August ) was a Spanish playwright, poet, novelist and marine.
He was one of the key figures in the Spanish Golden Century of Baroque literature. Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes created one of the world's greatest literary masterpieces, 'Don Quixote,' in the early s. Synopsis Miguel de Cervantes was born near Madrid in Miguel Cervantes Miguel Cervantes and William Shakespeare, two authors at the pinnacle of the cultural rebirth of Europe during the s, ironically died on the same date (this fact is a bit confused by the distinction between the Julian and Gregorian calendar.
A Biography of Miguel De Cervantes, a Spanish Novelist, Poet and Playwright. Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (September 29, – April 23, ) was a Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright.
His magnum opus, Don Quixote, considered the first modern novel by many, is a classic of Western literature and is regularly regarded among the best novels ever written.