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Monmouth, Geoffrey of [Galfridus Arturus]locked

(d. 1154/5)
  • J. C. Crick

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Monmouth, Geoffrey of [Galfridus Arturus] (d. 1154/5), bishop of St Asaph and historian, is of obscure origins, and very little of substance is known about his life. Later historians, notably the author of the Welsh Brut, have assigned him many roles, some of which must be regarded as impossible (for example, monk of ...

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