The expression of Procopius (de Edific. l. vi.
c. 7.) Ceuta, which has been defaced by the Portuguese,
flourished in nobles and palaces, in agriculture and
manufactures, under the more prosperous reign of the Arabs,
(l'Afrique de Marmai, tom. ii. p. 236.]
The History Of The Decline And
Fall Of The Roman Empire
—Fall In The East