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Fordun, Johnlocked

(d. in or after 1363)
  • D. E. R. Watt


Fordun, John (d. in or after 1363), chronicler, was a compiler of historical works relating to Scotland which, after circulating for some eighty years, came to be incorporated in the 1440s in the more extensive Scotichronicon of Walter Bower. It has been assumed at least since a statement of ...

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Scottish Historical Review
D. Macpherson, J. Caley, & W. Illingworth, eds., , 2 vols., RC, 14 (1814–19)