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date: 24 February 2020

Durham, Lawrence oflocked

(c. 1110–1154)
  • A. G. Rigg

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Durham, Lawrence of (c. 1110–1154), poet and prior of Durham, was, as he relates in his Dialogi (which can be accepted as autobiographical in its circumstantial detail), born at Waltham, Essex; U. Kindermann has suggested a date of 1114, but this is perhaps a little late. Along with his brother, he was educated at the school of ...

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