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(14th century)

Low German compilation (c.36,000 verses) of narrative texts created by a scribe/poet in Aachen, comprising a fictional biography of Charlemagne. It covers Charlemagne’s early life, then his conquests and coronation, and finally an apocalyptic perspective.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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