Du Cid

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Pierre Corneille - Biography - Querelle Du Cid
... Le Cid (al sayyid in Arabic roughly translated as 'The Lord'), is based on the play Mocedades del Cid (1621) by Guillem de Castro ... Both plays were based on the legend of Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar (nicknamed 'El Cid Campeador'), a military figure in Medieval Spain ... Even though Le Cid was an enormous popular success, it was the subject of a heated argument over the norms of dramatic practice, known as the Querelle du Cid or The Quarrel of Le Cid ...