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Alanus, de Insulis, d 1202 (Title of work: Anticlaudianus.)


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Anticlaudianus by Alanus de Insulis, 13th century

Identifier: MS 20/ff. 100r-121r
Contents The Anticlaudianus is a poem which illustrates nature's failure in creating the perfect man. Its author is Alanus de Insulis (also known as Alain de Lille, c. 1128 - 1202/03), French theologian and poet. He spent several years teaching in Paris; he was a very prolific author and famous for his wide knowledge.The text in this manuscript is preceded by the inscription Anticlaudianus Alani de Antiruffino in adifferent...
Dates: 13th century