(c. 1060—1128) Benedictine monk and historian

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(d. ?1124),

a monk of Canterbury who wrote a Latin chronicle of the events of his own time down to 1122, Historia Novorum in Anglia, a biography of his friend and leader Anselm, and an early Marian work, the Liber de Excellentia Beatae Mariae.

Subjects: Christianity — Literature.

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