Sentence Examples

  • Berti, Paludi pontine (Rome, 1884); R.
  • De la Blarchere, Un Chapitre d'histoire pontine (Paris, 1889).
  • Or repairs to the Quirinal, Lateran and Vatican palaces; the erection of four obelisks, including that in the piazza of St Peter's; the opening of six streets; the restoration of the aqueduct of Severus ("Acqua Felice"); besides numerous roads and bridges, an attempt to drain the Pontine marshes, and the encouragement of agriculture and manufacture.
  • The district sloping down from Velletri to the dead level of the Pontine (Pomptine) Marshes has not, like the western and northern slopes of the Alban Hills, drainage towards the Tiber.
  • Cuniculus, Emissarium, and the same author's Chapitre d'histoire Pontine (Paris, 1889).

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