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Yáñez, Agustín

Yáñez, Agustín ägo͞ostēn´ yä´nyās [key], 1904–80, Mexican novelist and critic. Yáñez's writings include works about Native American myths and the Spanish colonial era. His work includes the novels The Edge of the Storm (1947, tr. 1963) and The Lean Lands (1962 tr. 1968).

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