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Ruiz de Alarcón y Mendoza, Juan

Pronunciation: /rʊˌiːθ deɪ ˌalɑːˈkɒn iː mɛnˌdəʊsə/
/ˌrrwiθ de alarˈkon i menˌdoθa/ /ˌrrwis/ /menˌdosa/
(1580–1639), Spanish playwright, born in Mexico City. His most famous play, the moral comedy La Verdad sospechosa, was the basis of Corneille’s Le Menteur (1642).

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