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Walter’s Ancient Book in the British Tongue February 25, 2011

Author: Beach Combing | in : Medieval
Walter's Ancient Book in the British Tongue

Geoffrey of Monmouth’s History of the Kings of Britain was not only one of the most popular books of the Middle Ages. It was also one of the most mysterious and controversial. In c.1136 Geoffrey offered to the world and to his patron Robert of Gloucester this epic relating to the ancient and early medieval history of […]