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  • 10) states that it likewise grew in Syria; and, according to Pliny, it was also a native plant of the Niger and Euphrates.
  • The tufted head or umbel is likened by Pliny to a thyrsus.
  • The Cyperus dives is still become that it is reported that in the reign of Tiberius, owing to the scarcity and dearness of the material caused by a failure of the papyrus crop, there was a danger of the ordinary business of life being deranged (Pliny, N.H.
  • The account which Pliny (N.H.
  • Pliny tells us that Caecilius, a freedman of the time of Augustus, left by his will as many as 4116.
 

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