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The ruins of Troia have escaped desecration, if they have not obtained the care and study which they merit.
The war sang to him of arms and men—ay, as war has sung since Troia's day, of women, too.A Little Traitor to the South|Cyrus Townsend Brady
His substitution of Troye for Frigie is due to the gloss: troia enim erat metropolis Frigie.Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer
The name Troia was probably bestowed by Portuguese antiquaries of the Renaissance period, who mention it thus in their writings.
Several melancholy circumstances are there related, as arising out of the possession of the Troia by Darius.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II)|Charles Bucke