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Thaun, Philip delocked

(fl. 1113x19–1121x35)
  • Jeanette Beer

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Thaun, Philip de (fl. 1113x19–1121x35), Anglo-Norman poet, was probably from the seigneurial family of Than, or Thaon, near Caen. He is the earliest known Anglo-Norman poet. It is possible that he moved from Normandy to England in the late eleventh century with his uncle ...

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