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    DescriptionPliny the Elder, tireless researcher and writer, is author of the encyclopedic "Natural History," in 37 books, an unrivaled compendium of Roman knowledge. The contents of the books are as follows. Book 1: table of contents of the others and of authorities; 2: mathematical and metrological survey of the universe; 3-6: geography and ethnography of the known world; 7: anthropology and the physiology of man; 8-11: zoology; 12-19: botany, agriculture, and horticulture; 20-27: plant products as used in medicine; 28-32: medical zoology; 33-37: minerals (and medicine), the fine arts, and gemstones. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Natural History is in ten volumes.


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    Title
    Natural History: Bks.XX-XXIII v. 6
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Pliny The Elder, Translated by W. H. S. Jones
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 558
    Width: 121 mm
    Height: 170 mm
    Thickness: 27 mm
    Weight: 358 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780674994317
    ISBN 10: 0674994310
    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: 11110
    B&T General Subject: 560
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    BISAC V2.8: SOC011000
    LC classification: QH
    Abridged Dewey: 508
    BISAC V2.8: NAT024000
    DC21: 398
    DC22: 398
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: LCO003000
    Thema V1.0: DNL
    Publisher
    HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint name
    LOEB
    Publication date
    30 June 1969
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge, Mass