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The Troia had been left in ruins; and was a desert, in the time of Strabo.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II)
The ruins of Troia have escaped desecration, if they have not obtained the care and study which they merit.
The name Troia was probably bestowed by Portuguese antiquaries of the Renaissance period, who mention it thus in their writings.
Imprisoned, the warriors advance to take Troia a captive And finish the struggle by strategem new and unheard of.The Satyricon, Complete
His substitution of Troye for Frigie is due to the gloss: troia enim erat metropolis Frigie.Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 (of 7)