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Miracle data
Source name: BL Mariale 1
Short title: The Rustic Who Removed Landmarks
Poncelet Number: 480 - Erat quidam vir saecularis (al. om.) rurali operi deditus et
Reference numbers: book2 no.11
Foliation in source: f. 123
Incipit: Erat vir quidam secularis rurali operi deditus
Summary: How Devils and Angels disputed for his [the rustic's] soul; and how the angels won, because of his devotion to the Virgin (II, 607).