Book 1. iv. 1-2. de litteris latinis

the ‘nymph’ Carmentis. Even William Smith’s authoritative three-volume Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology has little to add. The entry is reproduced (below, right) from Vol. 1. p.589.  Rome’s old Porta Carmentalis is shown (upper register, below left).  The map was published in the article ‘Rome’ in Smith’s Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography Vol.2  Both texts are […]