¶Of the riuer Albana, and Pharphar. Cap. 10.
OTher Riuers be rehearsed in holye writ,* as Albana and Pharphar, that be riuers of Syria, and runne and passe by Damaske, and by the course and passing thereof, the gardens of Damaske be wa∣tered & moysted, & made plenteous, with multiplication of diuers trées, of corne, hearbes, and grasse. Of these riuers it is written 4. Regum 5.
(*Damascus a famous citie in Siria, supposed to be the first that euer was inhabited.)