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Garcilaso de la Vega Biography

The biography of Garcilaso de la Vega. This page has biographical information on Garcilaso de la Vega, one of the best poets of all time. This PoetrySoup page also provides access to the poet's poems, best poetry, quotes, and video biographies...if available.

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Garcilaso de la Vega (c. 1501 – October 14, 1536) was a Spanish soldier and poet. Although not the first or the only one to do so, he was the most influential poet to introduce Italian Renaissance verse forms, poetic techniques and themes to Spain.

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