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Waurin [Wavrin], Jean de (b. 1399/1400, d. in or after 1473/4), compiler and collector of histories

Livia Visser-Fuchs

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/54420

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Waurin [Wavrin], Jean de (b. 1399/1400, d. in or after 1473/4), compiler and collector of histories, was the illegitimate son of Robert de Waurin, hereditary seneschal of Flanders, and Michielle de Croix. He was related to many influential members of the court of ...

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Subjects: Literature ; Publishing ; Education

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