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Sedulius Scottuslocked

(fl. 840x51–860x74)
  • Luned Mair Davies

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Sedulius Scottus (fl. 840x51–860x74), poet and scholar, was an Irishman who spent most of his life in Francia. Little is known of his career apart from the evidence implicit in his own writings. He probably came from Leinster, in south-east Ireland, a notable home of Irish panegyric to kings. His date of birth is unknown. In ...

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