Lucretius On the Nature of Things

Lucretius On the Nature of Things

Author: Titus Lucretius Carus

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HN3QT7

Category: Cosmology

Page: 496

View: 518

Download Now
Lucretius On the Nature of Things
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Titus Lucretius Carus
Categories: Cosmology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1851 - Publisher:

Books about Lucretius On the Nature of Things
Virgil on the Nature of Things
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Monica R. Gale
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Georgics has for many years been a source of fierce controversy among scholars of Latin literature. Is the work optimistic or pessimistic, pro- or anti-Augustan? Should we read it as a eulogy or a bitter critique of Rome and her imperial ambitions? This book suggests that the ambiguity of
On the Nature of Things
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Titus Lucretius Carus
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-06 - Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Titus Lucretius Carus was probably born in the early first century B.C., and he died in the year 55. Writing in the waning days of the Roman Republic - as Rome's politics grew individualistic and treacherous, its high-life wanton, its piety introspective and morbid - Lucretius sets forth a rational
Of the Nature of Things
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Lucretius
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 101-01-01 - Publisher: Prabhat Prakashan

Mother of Rome, delight of Gods and men, Dear Venus that beneath the gliding stars Makest to teem the many-voyaged main And fruitful lands—for all of living things Through thee alone are evermore conceived, Through thee are risen to visit the great sun— Before thee, Goddess, and thy coming on,
On the nature of things
Language: en
Pages: 28
Authors: Henry Brant
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

Books about On the nature of things