Lucretius Summary

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  • 3 Biographies
  • 2 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 6 Literature Criticisms
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Encyclopedia Articles (2)

115 words, approx. 1 pages
Lucretius (Titus Lucretius Carus) 99-44 B.C. Roman writer and philosopher who is remembered for his poem De rerum natura (On the nature of things). De rerum natura provides an exposition of the theori... Read more
3,459 words, approx. 12 pages
Lucretius(?–C. 55 Bce) Little is known of Lucretius (d. ca. 55 BCE [Donatus, Life of Virgil] or perhaps a few years later; cf. Hutchinson 2001) apart from his poem in six books, On the Nature o... Read more