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Historia cujusdam Mauri...

Number

lt.014

Title

Eventually Historia cujusdam Mauri qui concupivit videre paradisum terrestrem (the name by which is called the text in the Alcobaça monastery’s catalog).

Name of the Portuguese translation

  Conto de Amaro (pt.014)

Author

Unknown.

Language

According to Klob, the original text from which the Portuguese translation was written originally was in Latin.

Characterization

Hagiographic text with the narrative of the voyage by sea from Saint Amaro to Earthly Paradise. After making a comparison between the Portuguese and the Spanish copies, Klob raises the possibility that both descend from the same unknown.

Date

Unknown.

Place

Unknown.

Extant witnesses

Missing.

Studies

References:

Klob, Otto (1901), "'A Vida de Sancto Amaro'. Texte portugais du XIVe siècle", Romania 30, 1901, 504-518.