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Locality to the north of Pompeii on the southern slopes of Vesuvius, with a large number of villae. Probably constituted, together with Boscoreale, the pagus Augustus Felix Suburbanus, which is attested by inscriptions.


T. Asaka, Note on the plan of the villae rusticae in the vicinity of Pompeii, in: Opuscula Pompeiana 3, 1993, 25-54

B. H. von Blankenhagen, C. Alexander, The Augustan Villa at B., 1990

E. R. Knauer, Roman Wall-Paintings from B., in: Metropolitan Museum Journal 28, 1993, 13-46.

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Pappalardo, Umberto (Naples), “Boscotrecase”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 02 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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