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IN

VARIOUS COUNTRIES

OF

EUROPE ASIA AND AFRICA

BY

E. D. CLARKE LL.D.

PART THE SECOND

GREECE EGYPT AND THE HOLY LAND

SECTION THE SECONI

.
FOURTH EDITION

VOLUME THE SIXTH.

LONDON

PRINTED FOR T. CADELL AND W. DAVIES

IN THE STRAND

BY R, WATTS CROWN COURT TEMPLE BAR.

MDCCCXVII.

GENERAL STATEMENT OF CONTENTS.

PART II. SECT. II.

VOLUME THE SIXTH.

P. 27.

COS TO PATMOS.

Messenger from the Vizier - Botanicel discoveries: Casiot

vessel Antient custom of singing Vespers-Leira and

Lepsia - Arrival at Patmos – Critical situation of a part of

the French army-Monastery of St. John-Library -

Ignorance of the Monks - Manuscripts - Discovery of the

Patmos Plato-Other valuable Works-Manuscript in the

hand-noriting of Alexius Comnenus-State of the island-

Antient Medals-Extensive prospect_Holy Grotto-Din-

ner given by the French Officers-Barthelemy-Women of

the island-Bells-Stratagem for obtaining the Greek

Manuscripts-Fruitless attempt to leave the island-Vieno

of Samos-Icaria-Western port of Patmos-Geological

phænomena-Plants and animals-Marble Cippi – Depar-

ture from Patmos- Prognostics of Greek mariners.

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