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Suger was a French abbot, statesman, and historian. He was one of the earliest patrons of Gothic architecture, and is widely credited with popularizing the style.

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Suger, (born 1081, near Paris—died Jan. 13, 1151), French abbot and adviser to kings Louis VI and VII whose supervision of the rebuilding of the abbey church ...

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Oct 3, 2012 ... (The dynasty of the time, the Capetians, had little practical power outside the Ile de France–a fact testified by Suger's own biography of King ...

www.saint-denis.culture.fr/en/2_4_suger.htm

Suger was probably born into a local family that, in the eleventh century, was very closely connected with the abbots of Saint-Denis. It is even possible that he ...

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Abbot Suger is also credited with introducing the architectural style known as “ Gothic” ...... But others, with the gravity born of experience, persuaded them to wait ...

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In this context Gothic is used to describe a style of architecture that achieved prominence in the high and late middle ages. It has no actual connection with the  ...

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Suger. (süzhĕr`), 1081–1151, French cleric and statesman, abbot of Saint-Denis from 1122, minister of kings Louis VI and Louis VII. Born into a peasant family ...

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Abbot Suger removed the relics of Denis, and those associated with Rustique ... Suger's biography of Louis VI, whom he had known as a classmate, remains an ...

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Amazon.com: Abbot Suger of St.-Denis: Church and State in Early ... from a fresh reading of the primary sources, it is the first full biography of Suger in English.