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Chronica Majora by Matthew Paris

Matthaei Paris Chronica Maiora II

French Troops Dying of Plague, 1242

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French soldiers die of plague in Poitou.

Chronica Maiora II, Saint Albans, England, ca. 124053. Folio 160V, MS 16II, Parker Library, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.

Figure 127, p211 The Art of Matthew Paris in the Chronica Majora by Suzanne Lewis, 1987.

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