Secretary and supporter of Thomas Becket. A student of Peter Lombard and, possibly, of Andrew of St-Victor, he was a scholar of biblical exegesis and a Hebraist. Herbert left two hagiographies on Becket, two exegetical works, and letters. See alsolanguages: hebrew.
From The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages in Oxford Reference.
Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).