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The Inventio Fortunata: A Lost Medieval Journey to the Arctic North November 20, 2012

Author: Beach Combing | in : Medieval, Modern
The Inventio Fortunata: A Lost Medieval Journey to the Arctic North

The Inventio Fortunata sometimes written the Inventio Fortunae (likely a mistaken amendment by an over anxious sixteenth-century author) is one of the most extraordinary documents NOT to come down to us from posterity. It was written in the fourteenth century, either at sea or in England, by a friar for the King of England, Edward […]