¶Of the hill Gelboe. cap. 17.
AS Ierome saith, Gelboe are hills of Aliens and straunge Nations, sea∣uen mile out of Sitopoli. In which mountaines is a great stréete, that is cal∣led Gelboes. In these hills, Saule with his sonne Ionathas, was perished and o∣uercome with the Philistines, as it is said 1. Re. ca. vlti. Aud•Dauid had indig∣nation of them, and cursed them for the slaughter of the people, and in cursing he mad: them drye and barren, as the Glose sayth 2. Re. 1. And saith, that these Mountaines of Gelboe were plenteous before the cursing: and it is sayde, they remaine yet vnder cursing: also no raine commeth therein any time, as it is said.