LINUS (Λῖνος), a place on the coast of Mysia, on the Propontis, between Priapus and Parium ; it is noticed only by Strabo (xiii. p.588), as the spot where the best snails (κοχλίαι) were found. [L.S]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.