Annals of St. Neots(403 words)

Dan Embree

dating disputed: 1020?-1140? England. This Latin chronicle covering 60 bc - ad 914 begins with Roman and early Christian era but emphasizes history of early Anglo-Saxons supplemented by events from Frankish history. It is an anonymous compilation of excerpts from mostly known sources: the West Saxon regnal list; an otherwise unknown version of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle ; about two thirds of the 105 chapters of the Vita Alfredi attributed to Asser; the Norman annals ; Bede's Historia ecclesiastica; Cuthbert's E pistola de obitu Bedae; the Annales regni Francorum ; Flodoard of Reims's An…

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Dan Embree. "Annals of St. Neots." Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle. Edited by: Graeme Dunphy. Brill Online, 2014. Reference. 23 October 2014 <>
First appeared online: 2012
First Print Edition: isbn: 9789004184640, 20101111

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