Dennis, George
The cities and cemeteries of Etruria: in two volumes (Band 2) — London, 1848

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CONTENTS OP VOL. II.

CHAPTER XXX.
CIVITA VECCHIA— CENTUM OELLM.

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Ancient and modern condition of this port—Etruscan relics at Civita Vecchia

—Tombs in the neighbourhood—Road to Corneto.....1

CHAPTER XXXI.

SANTA MARINELLA—PUNIOVM.

Road from Civita Vecchia to Rome-^-Castrum Novum—Sta. Marinella and
its bay—Remains of Punicum—Puntone del Castrato—Excavations of the
Duchess of Sermoneta—Discovery of an Etruscan town—Speculations as

to its name

CHAPTER XXXII.

SANTA SEVERA—PYRGI.

Fortress of Sta. Severa—Polygonal walls of Pyrgi—The town was Pelasgic—
A castle and port—Its temple of Ilithyia—Historical notices—Remains
on the site—Sepulchres .........

CHAPTER XXXIII.

CERVETRI—AGYLLA or GMKE.

The Vaccina, and its ancient honours—Scenes of Virgil's pictures—Cervetri
and its accommodation—Antiquity and origin of Agylla—Change of name
—History of Caere—Present desolation of the site—Vestiges of the
ancient city—Picturesque charms—The Banditaccia—Singular cemetery
—A true " city of the dead"—Plans of the tombs—Tumuli—Tombs
recently opened—Grotta deila Sedia—Arm-chair of rock—Tomb of
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