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Gogmagog

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — Religion.

According to Geoffrey of Monmouth 's History, a 12‐foot member of the tribe of giants who occupied Britain before the coming of Brutus (Brut). He attacked Brutus and the settlers, killing...

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Gogmagog

Jacqueline Simpson and Steve Roud.

in A Dictionary of English Folklore

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 708 words.

In the Middle Ages and in Tudor England, there are several allusions to a giant called Gogmagog, or a pair

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Gogmagog

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — Religion.

According to Geoffrey of Monmouth 's History, a 12‐foot member of the tribe of giants who occupied Britain before the coming of Brutus (Brut). He attacked Brutus and the settlers, killing...

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Gogmagog

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This group was formed in 1985 in London, England, by Jonathan King, who wanted to create some sort of heavy-metal theatre. At first he attracted the interest of Cozy Powell ...

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Gogmagog

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 236 words.

This group was formed in 1985 in London, England, by Jonathan King, who wanted to create some sort of

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Gogmagog

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 67 words.

according to Geoffrey of Monmouth 's History, a 12‐foot member of the tribe of giants who occupied Britain before

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Gogmagog

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 83 words.

According to *Geoffrey of Monmouth, a twelve‐foot member of the tribe of giants who occupied Britain before the coming of Brutus (...

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Gogmagog

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 147 words.

According to *Geoffrey of Monmouth, a twelve‐foot member of the tribe of giants who occupied Britain before the coming of Brutus (...

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Gogmagog (Europe)

Arthur Cotterell.

in A Dictionary of World Mythology

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 126 words.

Or Gourmaillon, the giant figure cut into the chalk hills near Cambridge. Although the age and identity of this pre-Celtic

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Göemot

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The name under which Gogmagog figures in Spenser's Faerie Queene.

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Göemot

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 11 words.

the name under which Gogmagog figures in Spenser's Faerie Queene.

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Bailey, Lucy (1960)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 132 words.

Began her career in experimental theatre and opera, founding the Gogmagogs chamber-music group in 1995, a company combining virtuosic

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