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1 Columella, De Arborib. c. 13, gives similar advice.
2 This absurd practice is mentioned in the Geoponica, B. v. c. 31.
3 As to this fish, see B. ix. c. 17.
4 "Uva picta" This absurdity does not seem to be found in any of Varro's works that have come down to us.
5 Nothing whatever is known of him or his works; and, as Fée says, apparently the loss is little to be regretted.
6 Rubeta rana.
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