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Thorold [Turold]locked

(fl. c. 1100)
  • Tony Hunt

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Thorold [Turold] (fl.c. 1100), supposed author of the Chanson de Roland, bore a common Norman name which appears as Turoldus in the concluding line (explicit) of the oldest copy of the Chanson de Roland (Bodl. Oxf., MS Digby 23; 1125–40, or 1150–70) and as ...

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