Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
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An extract of a letter written to the Royal Society out of Carniola, by Mr. John Weichard Valvasor R. Soc. S. being a full and accurate description of the wonderfull lake of Zirknitz in that country. Vide Phil Transact. N. 54, & 109


    This Lake was by the Ancients called Lugea Palus, by the moderns Lacus Lugeus, tho at present its Latine name be Lacus Cirknicensis, in high Dutch Zircknizer-see, and in our Carniolan tongue Zirknisko Jesero.


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