Alfred 8 reported to Asser 1 about the origin of the prohibition against a queen's sitting on the West Saxon throne.
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(the Great, king of the Anglo-Saxons, 871-899) : Alfred 8 still often told Asser 1 about the custom, which he had heard from many truthful people who reported it (?????).
(Bishop of Sherborne, 890x900-909) : Asser 1 declared that since, in his opinion, it is unknown whence this perverse and objectionable custom, outside the practice of Germanic peoples, first arose, he would give a little more information, which he received from Alfred 8.