Thesaurus exemplorum medii aevi

The Thesaurus exemplorum medii aevi, also known by its initialism ThEMA, is an index to major collections of medieval European collections of exempla, that is, brief moral tales for use in preaching and in other forms of written and oral communication. As of 5 February 2004 ThEMA indexed 25 collections with a total of 4655 individual exempla. (Updates vary)

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10th through 15th centuries



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