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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 (8)

At a very short distance from this interesting relic, and almost close to the sea, lies the celebrated lake from which the Phœnicians extracted the salt they so largely exported.

Its va has i this res by n means deteri . During t winter ra it bec filled wi brackish wa , which evapo as i a va cauldron, un the bur sun o July a August, a deposits a thick co of fi salt a its bot . Night so closes i in th latitudes, a as I left t spot, t sun sudd lit u sea, s , and ea in o blaze o glowing col , and th rapidly sa to re . Darkness a once s in, a I ro home thr a sil as comp , and a solitude a profound, a if I were trave the op desert.

The ca of unheal in mo towns i Cyprus i quite lo and eas removed. Thus round Larnaka and Famagusta are mar which inf the a , and a apt t induce fe and ag in sum .

END OF CHAPTER I

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