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Lucretius was a Roman poet and philosopher just before the birth of Christ. Lucretius wanted to free man's mind from superstition and the fear of ...Show synopsisLucretius was a Roman poet and philosopher just before the birth of Christ. Lucretius wanted to free man's mind from superstition and the fear of death. He believed that tiny atoms governed the workings of the world not the will of the Gods. Death was seen as the ceasing to be neither good nor bad. This incredible philosopher was analyzing the universe in terms far beyond his time.Hide synopsis
Description:New. This item is printed on demand. Titus Lucretius Carus (ca....New. This item is printed on demand. Titus Lucretius Carus (ca. 99 Bi ca. 55 Be was a Roman poet and philosopher. His only known work is the epic philosophical poem on Epicureanism De Rerum Natura, On the Nature of Things.
Description:New. 324 pages. Reprinted from 1916 edition. New 2013 edition...New. 324 pages. Reprinted from 1916 edition. New 2013 edition in PAPERBACK is SEWN PERFECT BOUND, much more durable than a standard paperback. This is a quality reprint of an old book of historical value. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This is an exact/strict reproduction of text, no changes has been made in respect to the original text. A lot of effort has been made to check and improve each page/scan manually for its quality of text and illustrations (if any, are in b/w). Folded illustrations, if any, are not included in the book. This is not a retyped or an ocr'd book. Index, contents, etc, if any in the original book, are included. This item is printed on demand using good quality natural shade paper. The title of the book, on the cover, is in gold lettering.
Description:New. 334 pages. ReInk Books reprint from the 1916 edition. This...New. 334 pages. ReInk Books reprint from the 1916 edition. This paperback book is SEWN perfect bound, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. NO changes have been made to the original text. Each page is checked manually before printing. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in b/w. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was printed in multiple volumes than this reprint is of only a single volume. This book is printed on demand on acid-free paper. (Original publisher: London, Dent)
Description:New. Hardcover reprint of the original 1916 edition-beautifully...New. Hardcover reprint of the original 1916 edition-beautifully bound in brown cloth covers featuring titles stamped in gold, 8vo-6x9". No adjustments have been made to the original text, giving readers the full antiquarian experience. For quality purposes, all text and images are printed as black and white. This item is printed on demand. Book Information: Of The Nature Of Things. Lucretius Carus, Titus. Indiana: Repressed Publishing LLC, 2012. Original Publishing: Of The Nature Of Things. Lucretius Carus, Titus. London, Dent, 1916.
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