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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Island of St. Brandan.
 
The flying island, the supposed retreat of King Rodri’go. So called from St. Brandan, who went in search of the Islands of Paradise in the sixth century.   1
 


 Island of Saints.Island of the Seven Cities. 

 
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