Other Literary Forms

(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

Though Tirso de Molina is remembered primarily as a dramatist, he also wrote two prose miscellanies, Los cigarrales de Toledo (1624; the country houses of Toledo) and Deleytar aprovechando (1635; teaching while entertaining), as well as Historia general de la orden de Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes (1639; general history of the Mercedarian order).