Rosalía de Castro.
   The most outstanding author
   of this stage and perhaps
   the best-known Galician writer.

"Rexurdimento" is the name given to the nineteenth century in the history of Galicia and implies that the recovery was not only literary but also cultural, political and historical.

The publication in 1863 of the Cantares Gallegos, entirely written in Galician by our superb poetess, Rosalía de Castro, marked the beginning of the "Rexurdimento" in full.

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