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‘Three Paynims, three Jews, and three Christian men’, namely Hector of Troy, Alexander the Great, and Julius Caesar; Joshua, David, and Judas Maccabaeus; Arthur, Charlemagne, and Godefroi de Bouillon (Caxton ...

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