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De rerum natura.

Titus Lucretius Carus

De rerum natura.

Of the nature of things.

by Titus Lucretius Carus

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Published by Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club at the Ward Ritchie Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English


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Issued in a case.

StatementTranslated into English verse by William Ellery Leonard. With an introd. by Charles E. Bennett. Illustrated with wood-engravings by Paul Landacre.
ContributionsLeonard, William Ellery, 1876-1944, tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6483.E5 L4 1957
The Physical Object
Pagination317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6239546M
LC Control Number57058777
OCLC/WorldCa2979931

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The edition offers a new critical text of De rerum natura. It has been established after fresh collation of the manuscripts and a critical evaluation of previous editorial scholarship. It is equipped with a critical apparatus, an apparatus of sources and an apparatus of repeated lines. The preface discusses the manuscript tradition of Lucretius and the way the text and apparatuses have been. Titus Lucretius Carus (ca. 99–55 b.c.) is known primarily as the Roman author of the long didactic poemDe Rerum Natura(On the Nature of Things). In it, he set out to explicate the universe, embracing and refuting ideas of the great Greek philosophers. Now available in paperback, this annotated scholarly edition of the Latin text ofDe Rerum Naturahas long been hailed as one of the finest 2/5(1).


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"Mr. Humphries' admirable and exciting translation makes it easy to grasp the shape and the magnitude of Lucretius' conception. It is a formidable task to put 7, Latin hexameter lines into English verse, but Mr.

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Munro by Lucretius Carus, Titus; Munro, Hugh Andrew Johnstone, Pages: On the Nature of Things, long poem written in Latin as De rerum natura by Lucretius that sets forth the physical theory of the Greek philosopher Epicurus. The title of Lucretius’s work translates that of the chief work of Epicurus, Peri physeōs (On Nature).

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De Rerum Natura Lucretius Book 1. Mother of Aeneas and his race, darling of men and Venus, aid me in my work gods, nurturing Venus, a who beneath the smooth-moving heavenly signs fill with yourself the sea fullladen with ships, the earth that bears the crops, since through you every kind of living thing is conceived and rising up looks on the light of the sun: from you, O goddess, from you the.

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Epicurus taught that the world could be understood by reason and that religion only arouses unnecessary fear. Lucretius denounced popular beliefs in deities and supernatural creatures.

He viewed humans as. BOOK II. It is sweet, when winds trouble the waters on the great sea, to behold from land the distress of others, not because it is a pleasure that any should be afflicted, but because it is sweet to see from what evils you are yourself exempt.

On the nature of things: De rerum natura (A Mentor book) by Titus Lucretius Carus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. De Rerum Natura Book 6. It was Athens of illustrious name that first in former Athens produced not only corn, days spread abroad the corn bearing crops amongst suffering mankind a; Athens bestowed on them a new life and established laws; Athens first gave the sweet and laws, consolations of life, when she brought forth a man b but Epicurus the discoverer of truth, endowed with such wisdom, who.Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

De rerum natura. English Title: On the Nature of Things Language: English: LoC Class: PA: Language and Literatures: Classical Languages and Literature: Subject: Didactic poetry, Latin -- Translations into English.Lucretius, De rerum natura (The Nature of Things): “Poetry as argument, poetry as a plea for peace” Lucretius, Book 4, Latin version.

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