On the Nature of Things, Paperback

On the Nature of Things Paperback


Martin Ferguson Smith's work on Lucretius is both well known and highly regarded.

However, his 1969 translation of De Rerum Natura --long out of print--is virtually unknown.

Readers will share our excitement in the discovery of this accurate and fluent prose rendering.

For this edition, Professor Smith provides a revised translation, new Introduction, headnotes and bibliography.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 262 pages
  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Poetry by individual poets
  • ISBN: 9780872205871



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