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Jacinto Benavente

Jacinto Benavente

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1922

Spanish dramatist. In happy manner he continued the illustrious traditions of the Spanish drama. Chiefly writer of comedies of manners and of one-act farces. Upon pediatrician father, at death, leaving comfortable income, he abandoned law studies.

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Benavente Plays
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Jacinto Benavente
Walter starkie
Oxford University Press, 1924
218 pages
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Benavente
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Name: Jacinto Benavente
Birth: 12 August 1866, Madrid, Spain
Death: 14 July 1954, Madrid, Spain
Residence at the time of the award: Spain
Prize motivation: "for the happy manner in which he has continued the illustrious traditions of the Spanish drama"
Field: drama
Language: Spanish
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