Sumatra and Java sent benzoin to her markets.
"Messer Marco Polo" by Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
BENZOIN, a fragrant concrete resinous juice flowing from a styrax-tree of Sumatra, used as a cosmetic, and burned as incense.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
They were laden with benzoin, storax, pepper, china dishes, and pitch.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII." by Robert Kerr
Then reverse the taffeta, coat it on the back with tincture of benzoin, and allow it to become perfectly dry.
"Burroughs' Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889" by Barkham Burroughs
They brought in their ship ivory, benzoin, and stone for the citizens of this city.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898" by E. H. Blair
It has a strong odor, like benzoin.
"The Art of Perfumery" by G. W. Septimus Piesse
The gum or resin called dulang is named by us scented benzoin from its peculiar fragrance.
"The History of Sumatra" by William Marsden
Simple tincture of benzoin, one-half ounce.
"The Woman Beautiful" by Helen Follett Stevans
He was perfumed with storax and benzoin.
"Celebrated Travels and Travellers" by Jules Verne
Or, put one ounce of powdered gum benzoin in a pint of whisky.
"The Ladies Book of Useful Information" by Anonymous