Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Landolfus Sagax
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Landolfus was a Lombard historian who wrote the Historia Romana in the last quarter of the 10th century.  Textual evidence suggests that he was a layman in the entourage of a southern Italian prince, perhaps of Benevento or Naples. No other sources of information about him exist.

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P. Chiesa, art. 'Landolfus Sagax', in Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani: LXIII Labro…

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Tolan, John, “Landolfus Sagax”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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