This is how Camilo José Cela managed to bring a bone from the Cid’s skull to Spain | Culture

The arrival of a bone from the Cid to the Royal Academy in 1968 threads a story in which the Campeador, Napoleón, the writer Camilo José Cela, a London artist, a Swedish countess and the wise Ramón Menéndez Pidal, the great scholar of the Sing that narrates the adventures of the Burgos warrior. EL PAÍS […]

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