Voragine, Jacobus de

Voragine, Jacobus de:

see Jacobus da VaragineJacobus da Varagine
, c.1230–1298, Italian hagiographer, b. Varazze (then Voraggio), near Savona; also known as Jacobus de Voragine. He became a Dominican in 1244, was provincial of Lombardy, and after 1292 was archbishop of Genoa.
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