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Colbrand “the giant,” KING JOHN, i. 1. 225 ; “nor Colbrand.” HENRY VIII., v. 4. 20. “A Danish giant, whom Guy of Warwick discomfited in the presence of King Athelstan. The combat is very pompously described by Drayton in his Polyolbion [Song the Twelfth]” (JOHNSON) .

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