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The Nature Of Things
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|December 18, 2007

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The acclaimed translation of the classic poem at the heart of Stephen Greenblatt’s The Swerve “A plague . . . tests us in unique ways. . . . Only if you can face the invisible bullets all around us, and still keep calm, remain rational, and somehow find it…
On the Nature of the Universe
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|November 9, 2008

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`Therefore this terror and darkness of the mind Not by the sun's rays, nor the bright shafts of day, Must be dispersed, as is most necessary, But by the face of nature and her laws.' Lucretius' poem On the Nature of the Universe combines a scientific and…
The Early Textual History Of Lucretius' De Rerum Natura

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Ennius Noster: Lucretius and the Annales
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Consensus holds that Lucretius admired the literary prestige of Homeric epos, the form that Ennius famously introduced to Latin literature. However, some hold that Lucretius disagreed with Ennius' quasi-Pythagorean claim to be Homer reborn, and so uniquely…
Lucretius On The Nature Of Things
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|August 23, 2011

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Reissued to accompany Stephen Greenblatt's The Swerve : the epic poem that changed the course of human thought forever. This great poem stands with Virgil's Aeneid as one of the vital and enduring achievements of Latin literature. Lost for more than a…
On the Nature of Things (Translated by William Ellery Leonard with an Introduction by Cyril Bailey)

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Very little is known about the Roman poet and philosopher Titus Lucretius Carus. His birth and death dates are based off of cross-referencing works that mention him, and pieces of evidence derived from his writing, and are believed to be circa 99 BC-54 BC. "On…
Lucretius On The Nature Of Things: A Philosophical Poem, In Six Books

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will…
Lucretius I: An Ontology of Motion
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|February 8, 2018

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The most original and shocking interpretation of Lucretius in the last 40 years Thomas Nail argues convincingly and systematically that Lucretius was not an atomist, but a thinker of kinetic flux. In doing so, he completely overthrows the interpretive foundations…
On the Nature of Things
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|January 1, 1950

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Lucretius (Titus Lucretius Carus) lived ca. 99–ca. 55 BCE , but the details of his career are unknown. He is the author of the great didactic poem in hexameters, De Rerum Natura ( On the Nature of Things ). In six books compounded of solid reasoning,…
Three Philosophical Poets: Lucretius, Dante, and Goethe (Classic Reprint)

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What is the best way to discuss the intersection of philosophy, poetry and art? For George Santayana it was to highlight the greatest qualities of each poet and explain how one compliments the other. This is Santayana's approach in Three Philosophical Poets:…
Lucretius on Death and Anxiety: Poetry and Philosophy in DE RERUM NATURA
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|July 14, 2014

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In a fresh interpretation of Lucretius's On the Nature of Things , Charles Segal reveals this great poetical account of Epicurean philosophy as an important and profound document for the history of Western attitudes toward death. He shows that this poem, aimed…
The Nature Of Things
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|April 23, 2012

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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…
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