Alternate names/spellings: Geoffrey

Dates: 1136 - 1140 (These are the dates Gaimar, Geffrei flourished. ) 

Little is known about the background of Gaimar except that his work was commissioned by English nobility in Lincolnshire and Hampshire. He wrote in Anglo-Norman verse but, so far as we know, only histories, both ancient and legendary, and contemporary. Of these only the Estoire des Engleis survives.

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