On the 6th of May 1448 he obtained licence in mortmain and on the 10th of August founded at Oxford "for the extirpation of heresies and errors, the increase of the clerical order and the adornment of holy mother church, a perpetual hall, called Seint Marie Maudeleyn Halle, for study in the sciences of sacred theology and philosophy," to consist of a president and 50 scholars.
From Padarn rises the Seint, called Rothell in its upper part.
In the introduction (c. 1240) to his Vie Seint Edmund le Rey Denis Pyramus says she was one of the most popular of authors with counts, barons and knights, but especially with ladies.
Another poem attributed to Marie de France is L'Espurgatoire Seint Patriz, a translation from the Tractatus de purgatorio S.
L'Espurgatoire Seint Patriz was edited by T.