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Margaret McLean Pelan (1908 - 1978):
Academic and writer


Margaret Pelan completed a doctoral thesis in 1937 and was appointed Lecturer in Mediaeval French at Queen's University, Belfast, in the following year. She became professor of the department in 1966. Her publications include several editions of Floire et Blancheflor and, with Professor Arnold, La Partie Arthurienne du Roman de Brut (1962).



Born: 1908
Died: 1978
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