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Baudri of Bourgueil

The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

Baudri of Bourgueil (Baldricus) (c.1046–1130) 

Abbot of Bourgueil (c.1080), archbishop of Dol (1107). Baudri’s collection of refined, witty Latin verse includes letters to male and female friends and *patrons, epitaphs, and occasional poetry. He also produced a history of the First *Crusade, *hagiographies, and *letters. See also epigram; loire valley poets.

Bridget Kennedy Balint


Baudri of Bourgueil, ‘Opera’, PL, 162, 1043–58; 166, 1181–1280.Find this resource:

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