The Poem on Nature

De Rerum Natura by Titus Lucretius Carus

Publisher: Carcanet Pr

Written in English
Published: Pages: 210 Downloads: 129
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Subjects:

  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Works by individual poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Philosophy, Ancient,
  • Poetry,
  • Translations into English,
  • Didactic poetry, Latin
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8301448M
ISBN 100856351156
ISBN 109780856351150

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