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Warenne Chronicle
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[Hyde Chronicle; Chronicon monasterii de Hida iuxta Winton ab anno 1035 ad 1121]

Mid-12th century. England? A Latin chronicle concerning the history of Normandy and England around the time of the Norman Conquest, probably written in England and surviving in a 13th-century fragment. Bound in the 17th century with charters and other documents from Hyde abbey, it appears on fols. 4r-21v of what is now MS London, BL, MS Cotton Domitian A. xiv. Formerly known as the Hyde Chronicle, its most recent editors renamed it the Warenne Chronicle since it seems to have been written for William of Blois, 4t…

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Kennedy, Edward Donald, “Warenne Chronicle”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 01 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_001353>
First published online: 2016

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