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Author pliny the elder country ancient rome subject natural history, ethnography, art, sculpture, mining, mineralogy genre encyclopaedia, pliny natural history book 18th edition pdf popular science publication date 77– 79 ( 77– 79) the natural history is a book about the whole of the. Page 534 - boethius' s consolation of philosophy. With an english translation on opposite pages, notes, introduction, and glossary, by rev. Pliny the elder’ s most popular book is pliny natural history book 18th edition pdf natural history: a selection. King alfred' s anglo- saxon version of. Riley ( gutenberg ebook).
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Book by pliny the elder. The natural history ( latin: naturalis historia) is an early encyclopedia published circa ad 77– 79 by pliny the elder. Fox, ma to which is added the anglo- saxon version of the metres of boethius, with a free translation by martin f. This extraordinary work was originally composed and.
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