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Ancient authors' reports

Asopus river

There is also an Asopus that flows past Thebes and Plataea and Tanagra, and there is another in the Trachinian Heracleia that flows past a village which they call Parasopii, and there is a fourth in Paros. (Strabo 8,6,24)

Marpessa (Marpessus, Marpesus, Marpesos)

A mountain in Paros, from which the celebrated Parian marble was obtained. Hence Vergil speaks of Marpesia cautes

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