Annales Forolivienses
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15th-16th century. Italy. The Annales forolivienses focus on the history of the city of Forlì and constitute an important example of Renaissance history-writing from the region of Romagna. The annals are in Latin and they retrace the history of the city from its origins until 1473. Prior to the year-by-year account that begins in 1275, the Annales provide a catalogue of emperors from Galba to Albert I of Habsburg.

The Annales are a compilation of different historical sources, selected and copied with very few additions by Paolo Guarini (January 1464-July 1520).…

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Pomierny, Anna, “Annales Forolivienses”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 20 May 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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