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Lyd·gate(lĭd′gāt′, -gət), John 1370?-1451?
English poet who is best known for his long narrative works.
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(Biography) John. ?1370–?1450, English poet and monk. His vast output includes devotional works and translations, such as that of a French version of Boccaccio's The Fall of Princes (1430–38)
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John, c1370–1451?, English poet.
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