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José María de Cárdenas y Rodríguez (1812–1882)

Cárdenas y Rodríguez, José María de (kär’dā-näs ē rō-drē’ges). A Cuban poet and prose-writer; born at Matanzas in 1812; died in 1882. Many of his humorous sketches of Cuban life have been translated into French and published in the Revue des Deux Mondes. Besides a good comedy, ‘A Deaf Uncle,’ he wrote a collection of fables, some of which have been translated into English; and numerous poems.