Antonio María de Castro y Neira

Category: Poet and priest

He taught Philosophy in the Seminary of Mondoñedo.

 Work & Activities

He wrote books in Latin, Castilian and mainly in Galicia, which distinguished him from other neoclassic poets of his time. He especially dealt with popular religious topics in his poetry. A Noite Boa, written in Galician and Oda en elogio de Don Andrés Gacio in Castilian are some of his most important works.