The American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease commented:

The monastery of Kykkos is the most famous in Cyprus. It has about 250 (according to the accounts of the monks), who are scattered over the island, and even...

Rupert Gunnis, ADC to Sir Ronald Storrs, wrote in his diary: 

Sunday, November 23, 1930. Showed some local old women my books. After lunch H.H. and I down to Larnaca to see King Feisal and Emir Abdullh who were coming to see their father King...

Lieutenant Colonel Donisthorpe Donne, based in Limassol, travelled to the mountains in the district:

I made another excursion into the Evdimu Nahieh sleeping as usual at the Mudir’s house. And the next day visited Prassiu, Platanissia...

The Reverend Richard Pococke reached Morphou:

When we had crossed the hills, having travelled about six hours we reached Morpho. They told me this place was eight leagues from Nicosia, probably the city of Limenia might be...

The Reverent Richard Pococke continued his peregrination within the island of Cyprus, noting:

On the twenty fifth we went on to a bay, and saw a cape beyond it called in Blaeu’s map Cormachiti, which seems to be the old Crommuon...

Letter of Governor Ronald Storrs to the Secretary of State for the Colonies:

The Right Honorable Sir Philip Cunliffe – Lister,

Secretary of State for the Colonies.

The Reverend Richard Pococke wrote in his travelogue Description of the East:

On the twenty-sixth we went four hours to the north west, to a large bay, where, I suppose, the kingdom of Aegea begins...

From the diaries of the American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease:

When a daughter is born, it is often the case that the people keep the parents in ignorance as long as possible on account of the general feelings [towards females]. The English...

Nicolai de Marthono, a notary of Carinola, landed in Famagusta and noted in his travel book:

In this city live a certain number of Genoese, and a large number of Greeks, because the whole island of Cyprus is peopled by Greeks...

Nicolai de Marthono, a notary of Carinola, arrived in Famagusta:

Famagusta belonged formerly to the king of Cyprus, and is situated in the kingdom of Cyprus. Cyprus is a good island, with a circuit of 500 miles. But now the Genoese hold...

Nicolai de Marthono, a notary of Carinola, commented on the castle and the harbour of Famagusta:

The castle of the city is fine, and is nearly all in the sea, except perhaps a fourth part on the city side, and there are fine ditches...

US Consul General Taylor Belcher sent a telegram to the Secretary of State on recent developments in Cyprus:

Security operations in Paphos area ended yesterday. Twenty five EOKA members and a large quantity of...