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John Evelyn’s Translation of Titus Lucretius Carus- «De rerum natura»

An Old-Spelling Critical Edition


Michael M. Repetzki

Contents: Epicurean cosmogony and cosmology – Infinite space and infinity of worlds – Vacuum – Concept of matter – Matter in motion – (Im)mortality of the human soul – Vita contemplativa vs vita activa – Editions of Lucretius – Commentaries on Lucretius/Epicureanism.