de Vega, Lope (M)

b. 1562. d. 1635. Nationality: Spanish. VIAF.
Dramatist and poet. Born in Madrid. Studied in Alcalá de Henares and Salamanca. Sailed with the Spanish navy to the Azores in the service of the marquis of Santa Cruz (1583). Exiled from Madrid because of his writing (1587-1591). Married twice, Isabel de Urbina and Juana de Guardo. Ordained as a priest in 1614. Author of *El Caballero de Olmedo* (*The Knight of Olmedo*, written circa 1620-1625 and published in 1641). Biographical information: *Oxford Reference*. (DD, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Sonnet. From the Spanish of Lope de Vega 1829-11 Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine Poet 10372
Epigram. From the Spanish of Lope de Vega 1832 The Keepsake Poet 3462