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    De Rerum Natura: Bks. 1-6 (Loeb Classical Library) (Hardback)(English / Latin) By (author) Titus Lucretius Carus, Revised by Martin Ferguson Smith, Translated by W. H. D. Rouse

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    DescriptionLucretius lived ca. 99 ca. 55 BCE, but the details of his career are unknown. In his didactic poem De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of Things) he expounds Epicurean philosophy so as to dispel fear of the gods and death, and promote spiritual tranquility.


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    Title
    De Rerum Natura: Bks. 1-6
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Titus Lucretius Carus, Revised by Martin Ferguson Smith, Translated by W. H. D. Rouse
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 668
    Width: 110 mm
    Height: 164 mm
    Thickness: 38 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    Language
    English
    Latin
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780674992009
    ISBN 10: 0674992008
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DNF
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11000
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, APPR/RDRCAT
    B&T General Subject: 640
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 46
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004190
    DC22: 871/.01, 870.8
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC19: 871.01
    BISAC V2.8: POE012000
    LC classification: PA6483.E5 R6, PA6483.E5R
    Thema V1.0: DNL
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    Revised edition
    Publisher
    HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint name
    LOEB
    Publication date
    27 June 1975
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge, Mass