The flowers of history, especially such as relate to the affairs of Britain.
From the beginning of the world to the year 1307.
Collected by Matthew of Westminster. Translated from the original by C. D. Yonge.
|Main Author:||Paris, Matthew, 1200-1259.|
|Related Names:||Yonge, Charles Duke 1812-1891., tr.|
London, H.G. Bohn, 1853.
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For the most recent theory of authorship cf. Richard Vaughan. Matthew Paris. 1958; for the older theory cf. Dict. nat. biog.
The text covering the period to 1259 is based on the author's Chronica majora; the text covering the period 1259-1307 was partly compiled and partly composed by various writers at St. Albans and Westminster.
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