T. Lucretius Carus, Of the nature of things, in six book / translated into English verse by Tho. Creech ; in two volumes ; explain'd and illustrated with notes and animadversions, being a compleat system of the Epicurean philosophy.
Contributor(s): Creech, Thomas | Witt, George [former owner.]Language: English Original language: Latin Publisher: London : Printed by J. Matthews for T. Sawbridge at the Three golden flower de luces in Little Britain, 1714-1715.Description: 2 v. : ill. ; 20 cm.Other title: Creech's Lucretius [Spine title]Uniform titles: De rerum naturae. English Subject(s): Philosophy, Ancient | Didactic poetry, LatinOwnership: From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869
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|Book||British Museum||Africa Oceania and the Americas||Rare||WITT 78 (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||00001408|
|Book||British Museum||Africa Oceania and the Americas||Rare||WITT 77 (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||00001407|
Vol.1 published 1715, vol.2 - 1714. Pagination throughout two volumes. Pages 244-245 misnumbered 144-145.
Printed device on t.p. Illustrated initials; engraved head- and tail-pieces. Signatures, catchwords.
Translated from Latin.
Full-leather binding with gilt frame and Oxford corners; gilt floral ornaments on spine; six raised bands on spine; red-sprinkled edges.
From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869. UkLoBM