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Venantius Fortunatus: A Latin Poet in Merovingian Gaul

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A major Latin poet writing in the latter half of the sixth century, Venantius Fortunatus was a key figure in adapting and developing the literary tradition, influencing not only his contemporaries but also succeeding generations of writers. During his time, Fortunatus wrote for some central political and ecclesiastical figures, his verse playing not only a personal role in ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published March 5th 1992 by Clarendon Press
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