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Storax and Tolu are used in perfumery in the same way as benzoin, namely, by solution in spirit as a tincture.The Art of Perfumery|G. W. Septimus Piesse
They wash the body of the deceased to that sad cadence, and perfume it with storax, and other perfumes which are used among them.
Storax, a resin resembling benzoin, was in high esteem from the time of Pliny to the eighteenth century.The Master of Game|Second Duke of York, Edward
They perfumed it with storax, or benzoin, and other perfumes, obtained from tree-resins which are found throughout these forests.The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 40 of 55|Francisco Colin
Storax, benzoin, civet and similar things are not as plentiful there as I was led to believe.