Brief Southern Chronicle of England from earliest times to 1422
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ca. 1423-1426. England. A Latin chronicle found in London, BL, Additional MS 11714, fols. 1-13. The final folios, 12v-13, covering 1399-1422 were edited by Kingsford, who argued that it is in some way related to the source of the continuation of the Eulogium Historiarum that ends in 1413, as well as to the version of the English Prose Brut once known as Davies’s Chronicle (part of which was edited by W. Marx, An English Chronicle: 1377-1461, 2003).  Kingsford believed that the Southern Chronicle to 1401 was derived from a lost brief Latin chronicle that originated at Canterbur…

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Kennedy, Edward Donald , “Brief Southern Chronicle of England from earliest times to 1422”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_COM_191810>
First published online: 2016



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