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Complete Works of Pliny the Elder

Delphi Ancient Classics

by Pliny the Elder Author · Pliny the Elder Author

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The Roman naturalist Pliny the Elder's encyclopaedic 'Natural History', composed in 37 books, remains an unrivalled compendium of Roman knowledge. Delphi's Ancient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of the Classical world, with both English translations and the original Latin texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Pliny's complete extant works, with beautiful illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

  • Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Pliny's life and works

  • Features the complete extant works of Pliny, in both English translation and the original Latin

  • Concise introduction to the 'Natural History'

  • 'Natural History' translated by John Bostock and Henry Thomas Riley, 1855

  • Excellent formatting of the texts

  • Detailed table of contents for the entire 37 books

  • Easily locate the chapters you want to read

  • Features two bonus biographies – discover Pliny's ancient world

  • Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

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    CONTENTS:

    The Translations

    NATURAL HISTORY

    The Latin Text

    CONTENTS OF THE LATIN TEXT

    The Biographies

    THE LIFE OF PLINY by Suetonius

    INTRODUCTION TO PLINY THE ELDER by H. Rackham

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  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    PublishDrive
    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2016
    Series:
    Delphi Ancient Classics

    Format

    • Kindle Book
    • OverDrive Read 8.5 MB
    • Adobe EPUB eBook 8.5 MB
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