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Marie [Marie de France]locked

(fl. c. 1180–c. 1189)
  • Tony Hunt


Marie [Marie de France] (fl.c. 1180–c. 1189), poet, was of French origin, resident in England in the reign of Henry II; she is credited with three works which are signed Marie. In the latest of these, a collection of Aesopic fables translated from the English of a certain ...

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