Chronicon de Gestis Normannorum in Francia
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(Chronicle of the deeds of the Normans in France)

12th century. France. Compilation of extracts from the Annales Bertiniani and Annales Vedastini concerning the Vikings in Normandy covering 833-912, possibly using an immediate source like St. Omer, BM, 706, where the St. Bertin and St. Vaast texts appear in a single document. It is inserted into the Liber floridus, a miscellany ascribed to Lambert of Saint-Omer. Main manuscript: Ghent, UB, ms. 92 (dated 1121).



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Bate, Keith and Dunphy,Graeme, “Chronicon de Gestis Normannorum in Francia”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 14 December 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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