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  • In the literature and drama of his country, the Andalusian is traditionally represented as the Gascon of Spain, ever boastful and mercurial; or else as a picaresque hero, bull-fighter, brigand or smuggler.
  • The picaresque novel Lazarillo de Tormes also found its translator, and appeared in 1839, Paul and Virginia in 1831.
  • Picaresque adventures of his days in Palestine had given way to a serious spiritual and intellectual quest.
  • Picaresque life gathered strength.
  • Picaresque novels of the time.

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