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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Sight (Far).
Zarga, the Arabian heroine of the tribe Jadis, could see at the distance of three days’ journey. Being asked by Hassân the secret of her long sight, she said it was due to the ore of antimony, which she reduced to powder, and applied to her eyes as a collyrium every night.   1

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