William of Malmesbury’s Gesta Regum Anglorum (The Deeds of the English Kings) is one of the great histories of England. Apart from its formidable learning, it is. Gesta regum Anglorum = The history of the English kings / William of Malmesbury ; edited and translated by R.A.B. Mynors ; completed by R.M. Thomson and M. Both Orderic, in his Ecclesiastical History, and William, in his Gesta Regum Anglorum, though working to some extent far from the major centres of action in their.
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Both Orderic, in his Ecclesiastical History, and William, in his Gesta Regum Anglorumthough working to some extent far from the major centres of action in their world Malmesbury and St Evroult abbeysnevertheless displayed great keenness to learn anglorkm the history of their larger environments, English in the case of William, and Norman in the case of Orderic.
English monk and historian whose works include Chronicle of the Kings of England Thanks for telling us about the problem. She relies heavily on William of Malmesbury and his Gesta regum Anglorum.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. He spent his whole life in England and his adult life as a monk at Malmesbury Abbey in Wiltshire, England. Carlin Treco marked it as to-read Aug 16, Trampas Jones marked it as to-read Jun 01, Want to Read saving….
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Return to Book Page. Wikimedia Italia added it Dec 31, The prophecy appears in a late-fourteenth-century hand on the final parchment folio of a twelfth-century copy of William of Malmesbury s Gesta anglorumm anglorum with other Latin chronicle material. According to a 12th Century document, Gesta regum Anglorumhe managed to glide for a furlong around metres before breaking both his legs on landing.
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