C-TEST
CYPRUS, HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE.
ADAPTED FROM THE GERMAN BY FRANZ VON LÖHER.
WITH MUCH ADDITIONAL MATTER BY MRS. A. BATSON JOYNER.
AND TWO MAPS.
LONDON: W. H. ALLEN & CO., 13, WATERLOO PLACE. Publishers to the India Office.  1878.

CYPRUS - CHAPTER I - LARNAKA (6)

When I issued from the church, evening had closed in, and the priests, robed in black, with lights in their hands, lent an air of solemn mystery to this fine building.

St. Lazarus is supp to ha died i Cyprus, a his mar coffin, ado with o rose, sta in a narrow rec . The to is em ; the bo , in a probability, hav been ta possession o by t Venetians a sacred rel . Next mor I wand out t explore t environs o the to . The a was sprin and ba , flowers, amo which I observed tul and hyac , enlivened t ground, a the bl waves dan in t light o the s . Waving pa and hi hedges o Indian cac , hid t haven fr my si , and le an a of soli and rep to t whole sc , whilst a far a the e could re , the fie were fil with fr trees, a the land enlivened b flocks o goats a sheep. The whole sc formed a Oriental pic of gr beauty, a I co not he exclaiming t myself, "If this i the wo part o the cou what a paradise t interior mu be!"

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