The Nature of Things

The Nature of Things

by Lucretius Lucretius

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De rerum natura (On the Nature of Things) is a 1st century BC didactic poem by the Roman poet and philosopher Lucretius with the goal of explaining Epicurean philosophy to a Roman audience. Lucretius presents the principles of atomism; the nature of the mind and soul; explanations of sensation and thought; the development of the world and its phenomena; and explains a variety of celestial and terrestrial phenomena. The universe described in the poem operates according to these physical principles.

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ISBN-13: 9781515427599
Publisher: Wilder Publications
Publication date: 04/03/2018
Pages: 274
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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The Nature of Things 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
LemuelOH More than 1 year ago
I bought the book and it turned out to be translated by Cyril Bailey in 1921 rather than Frank O. Copley