Blind HarryBlind Harry (Harry or Henry the Minstrel) circa. 1440 - 1492
Much is uncertain about Blind Harry's life, though he is believed to have been of nobility, and to have been blind at birth. Between 1473 and 1492, a "Blind Harry" was on record for paid performance as a minstrel in the court of James IV.
This work is the main source of information on Wallace's life, thought it has been demonstrated to have significant errors. At twelve volumes, the work is also doubted to be solely his work.