[Taxacom] Vale Don Colless: 1922-2012
Paul van Rijckevorsel
dipteryx at freeler.nl
Fri Feb 24 02:14:43 CST 2012
From: "Eric Zurcher" <Eric.Zurcher at csiro.au>
Sent: Friday, February 24, 2012 6:18 AM
> It appears to have been taken from the poem "La vie et la mort de saint
> Thomas de Cantorbery," by Garnier de Pont-Sainte-Maxence, dating from
> the end of the 12th century. See
> for the text, with a modern French translation. Thomas of Canterbury is
> perhaps better known as Thomas Becket, the "turbulent priest" of Henry II.
> Eric Zurcher
> CSIRO Plant Industry
For those who missed it, in this publication the original is on
page 212, and the translation on page 211.
More information about the Taxacom