a name which Horace (Sat. 1.10. 36) gives in ridicule to a bombastic poet. he probably means M. Furius Bibaculus. [BIBACULUS, M. FURIUS.]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.