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date: 20 October 2019

Garland, John oflocked

(b. c. 1195, d. in or after 1258)
  • Traugott Lawler

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Garland, John of (b.c. 1195, d. in or after 1258), grammarian, lexicographer, and poet, was born in England, in a place he calls by its Latin name Gingia, perhaps Ginge in the Wantage hundred in Berkshire.

Garland studied at Oxford University under one ...

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