Der Stricker

(c. 1190—1250)

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(c.1190–1250) MHG author,

whose name probably means ‘weaver’ or ‘knitter’; best known for approximately 170 short verse narratives and fables, although he also wrote two longer works, an Arthurian romance and a heroic epic about the life of Charlemagne.


Subjects: Literature.

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