The Itinerary of Greece; With a Commentary on Pausanias and Strabo and an Account of the Monuments of Antiquity at Present Existing in That Country Co

The Itinerary of Greece; With a Commentary on Pausanias and Strabo and an Account of the Monuments of Antiquity at Present Existing in That Country Co

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1810 edition. Excerpt: ...Argos, and Mount Zyrie or Cyllene in a line N. 27.30. W. There is a, place called Karatone below. Pass on the left a garden and tower deserted; also pass a chapel on the left. Soon after see the conic rock right, mentioned near.lafi"eri in this route. In one hour 30 minutes from the ruined city reach Laliote, a house and trees. A road turns off right to the plain. At two hours, keeping in the mountains, reach 'alarge house with trees, and two chapels and a fine orange garden. At two hours six minutes reach Naria, a village seen on the right at the beginning of this route. Reach Nauplia in two hours 30 minutes. The distance is very small, but the road where there is any, is dangerously rocky and steep. Quitting the gate of Nauplia"in the way to Lykurio or Ligourio, the rock of Palamedi rises immediately on the right, and the bay with some pretty gardens on its shore, planned by Hassan Pacha, lies on the left.. The bay terminates in about six 'minutes. In 'Z0 minutes, see.a chapel on the left. On the right, over a little insulated rock, a great orange garden. On the top of a hill left, see a chapel. At 30 minutes the garden or Peribolia right, another insulated rock left. A house is visible at the foot of the pointed hill near Tiryns. On the top of that hill is a chapel. At 35-is-a-place 'called Naiasea right, and lbeyond it l.iS-the village-of M-irza. On-the left are houses and olives, and a curious rock like-a castle. I-n 515 minutes ascend a little from the, p_laj11_, see right a curious insulated conical rock near the village.of Jafferi. The-olive grove ends. In one hour six minutes, enter ea village Katchingri, with a pyrgo or tower-right. The road crosses the deep bed of -a torrent. On the-right-is la...show more

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  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 100g
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  • English
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  • 9781236516466