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Wycombe [Wycumbe], William oflocked

(fl. c. 1127–c. 1148)
  • Julia Barrow

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Wycombe [Wycumbe], William of (fl.c. 1127–c. 1148), prior of Llanthony and hagiographer, was probably, as his name suggests, a native of Buckinghamshire. From an early age he was acquainted with Robert de Béthune (d. 1148), whose chaplain he had become by about 1127, while ...

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