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Philodemus in Italy : the books from Herculaneum

Author: Marcello Gigante; Dirk Obbink
Publisher: Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Press ; Wantage : University Presses Marketing, 2002.
Series: Body, in theory.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Philodemus (ca 110-35 BCE) was an Epicurean poet and philosopher whose private library was buried in the remains of Herculaneum by the lava from Mt.Vesuvius. In 1752 around eight hundred fragmentary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Manuscripts
Named Person: Philodemus; Epicurus; Epicurus.; Philodemus.; Epicurus; Philodemus; Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcello Gigante; Dirk Obbink
ISBN: 0472089080 9780472089086 0472105698 9780472105694
OCLC Number: 50582126
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Notes: This translation originally published: 1995.
Description: xiv, 157 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Body, in theory.
Responsibility: Marcello Gigante ; translated by Dirk Obbink.

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