Tibur


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Tibur:

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, Lat. Tibur, city (1991 pop. 52,372), in Latium, central Italy, on the Aniene River. An important tourist center, the city is beautifully situated on a terrace dominating nearby Rome and the plain to the sea.
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, Italy.
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Tibur is beautiful, too, and the orchard slopes, and the Anio Falling, falling yet, to the ancient lyrical cadence; Tibur and Anio's tide; and cool from Lucretilis ever, With the Digentian stream, and with the Bandusian fountain, Folded in Sabine recesses, the valley and villa of Horace:-- So not seeing I sung; so seeing and listening say I.
(16) Indeed, a lack of recognition and a demand for a more prominent grave monument (one that will attract the attention of the messenger who "runs" by her grave in verse 84) are precisely Cynthia's concern in verses 77-86, where we also learn that Cynthia's tomb is to redound to the credit of Tibur, her place of birth (85).
In early times the exiled Roman did not need to go far into exile and could find a new home without leaving Latium, in cities such as Tibur, Praeneste, Lavinium and Ardea, or he could go to the Latin colonies.