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Malmesbury, William oflocked

(b. c. 1090, d. in or after 1142)
  • R. M. Thomson

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Malmesbury, William of (b.c. 1090, d. in or after 1142), historian, man of letters, and Benedictine monk, spent his whole life from boyhood as a monk of his order's ancient foundation at Malmesbury.

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