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Similarly, Wace in his Roman de Rou ed. This masterpiece of historiography was composed in or by a professional poet of talent at the request of William, son of the marshal. It is important to keep this fact in mind when studying the different works which Anglo-Norman literature has left us. Edmund at Bury, who wrote c. It was compiled from the notes of the marshal's squire, John d'Early d.

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The remaining songs are mostly of a religious character. The clergy and the fair sex presented the most attractive target for the shots of the satirists. For all these questions see Soc. Thais, poem on the Antichrist, Visio S. As to fables, one of the most popular collections in the Middle Ages was that written by Marie de France, which she claimed to have translated from King Alfred.

Edmund's Abbey, edited by T. Catherine by Clemence of Barking Rom. An interesting passage in Piers Plowman furnishes us with a proof of the extent to which these songs penetrated into England. It is necessary to state that the earliest English moralities seem to have been imitations of the French ones.

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Most of them have been discovered and published by Paul Meyer Bulletin de la Soc. Essays in Honor of Rupert T. Protesilaus defeats Daunus, who had expelled him from Calabria. Most of these were translated from William of Malmesbury d. We will examine these works briefly, grouping them into narrative, didactic, hagiographic, lyric, satiric and dramatic literature.

George by Simon de Fresne Rom. The collection of Everard of Gateley, a monk of St. He saves his brother's life, is reinvested with the dukedom of Calabria, and, after the death of Daunus, succeeds to Apulia. Il re Giovane e Maria di Francia.