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 Body-snatcher (A).Bœo’tia. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bœmond.
 
The Christian King of Antioch, who tried to teach his subjects arts, laws, and religion. Pyrrhus delivered to him a fort, by which Antioch was taken by the Christians after an eight months’ siege. Bœmond and Roge’ro were two brothers, the sons of Roberto Guiscardo, of the Norman race. (Tasso: Jerusalem Delivered.)   1
 


 Body-snatcher (A).Bœo’tia. 

 
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