Biography of Konrad von Ammenhausen (s. XIII-XIV)

Poet and Monk German, born at the end of the 13th century or at the beginning of the 19th. In 1337 he/she completed his Magnum Opus, a didactic poem entitled Schachzabelbuch (book of chess); It is an allegorical treatise on this game, based on the Latin work of Jacobo Cessolio, Solacium ludi scacorum.