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The Gaelic Maundeville (Author: John Maundeville)

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Then he proclaimed to those seven nations to forsake all they had of land and heritage, and to be thankful for whatsoever he should give them. This they did, and when he understood that they were obedient to perform whatever he thought fit, he marched with them and gained strength and power over what was around him as far as the mountain Beleal.