The Natural History of Pliny, Vol. 1

The Natural History of Pliny, Vol. 1 : Translated, with Copious Notes and Illustrations (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Natural History of Pliny, Vol. 1: Translated, With Copious Notes and Illustrations Tun only translation of plm's 'natural hisronr which has hitherto appeared in the English language is that by Philemon Holland, published in the latter part of the reign of Elizabeth. It is no disparagement to Holland's merits, as a diligent and generally faithful translator, to say that 'his work is unsuited to the requirements of the nineteenth century. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 584 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 30mm | 771g
  • Forgotten Books
  • English
  • 110 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 024326853X
  • 9780243268535

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