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Nicholas Trivet (c. 1258—1334)


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A mid‐14th‐cent. verse romance of 1,035 lines in a north‐east Midland dialect, written in 12‐line tail‐rhyme stanzas. It is a Breton lay on the model of the repeatedly told Constance story.

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