De rerum natura
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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

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Parallel text in English and Latin.

Statementwith an English translation by W.H.D. Rouse.
SeriesLoeb classical library
The Physical Object
Pagination21, 538p. ;
Number of Pages538
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13712077M

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