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Number: 380
Incipit: Dum quidam dives magnus peccator esset et tamen cotidie
Similes: 245 - Cuidam militi diabolus in specie hominis servivit longo
Notes: There are two main versions of this story. In one [Cornell Mariale 26], the knight is an upright, charitable man, in the other, a robber and a rogue.
Miracle Collection
Devil in Service Gil de Zamora
(Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional, MS 9503)
Devil in Service Legenda Aurea (Voragine)
Devil in Service Jean Mielot, Miracles de Nostre Dame
(Oxford, Bodleian, Douce MS 374)
Devil in Service Johannes Herolt
Devil in Service Cornell Mariale
(Cornell, MS B.14)
Devil in Service Li Miracoli de Senta Maria
Devil in Service Pseudo-Caesarius