E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Mincio or Mintio.
The birthplace of Virgil. The Clitumnus, a river of Umbria, was the residence of Propertius; the Anio is where Horace had a villa; the river Mels, in Ionia, is the supposed birthplace of Homer. Littleton refers to all these in his Monody on Miss Fortescue.