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Who can describe Marie de France's poems?Who is Marie de France?
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Wikipedia explains that "Marie de France ("Mary of France") was a poet evidently born in France and living in England during the late 12th century. Virtually nothing is known of her early life, though she wrote a form of continental French that was copied by Anglo-Norman scribes. Therefore, most of the manuscripts of her work bear Anglo-Norman traits. She also translated some Roman literature." Google her name and you will find other general comments about her. I can find no connection between her and King Lear.
Posted by sagetrieb on September 5, 2007 at 8:58 PM (Answer #1)
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