Glycas (Glykas), Michael

(d. c. 1200)

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(d. c.1200) Official and writer.

Having participated in a plot against Manuel I, the imperial secretary Glycas was partially blinded and imprisoned. He wrote a chronicle, didactic letters, Verses from Prison (in the vernacular), and a collection of proverbs.


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

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