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Composer Biography: Juan del Encina (1468-c1529)

Also Juan del Enzina. His name at birth was Juan de Fermoselle, according to one source.

In late 15th century Spain, Juan del Encina was among the four big names of music, along with… 1,146 more words


Limited Editions Club - Ferdinand and Isabella by William H. Prescott (1967)

Ferdinand and Isabella by William Hickling Prescott (1967)
LEC #399/36th Series V. 1 in 1967
Artwork: Illustrations by Lima de Freitas
Edited and with a preface by C.
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Recuerdos de la Alhambra

As a prelude to Spain’s greatest treasure, it’s quite the scene setter.

We wait at the edge of a rose garden, blanketed in twilight and a not-quite-cloying floral scent. 485 more words