Lucretius Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)


Gordon, Cosmo Alexander. A Bibliography of Lucretius. London: Hart-Davis, 1962, 318p.

Presents a history of Lucretius's writings.


Holland, Louise Adams. “Lucretius: Northern Landscape and Culture.” In Lucretius and the Transpadanes, pp. 72-87. Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press, 1979.

Contends that Lucretius was not a native of Rome but rather of Transpadane, to the north.


Armstrong, David. “The Impossibility of Metathesis: Philodemus and Lucretius on Form and Content in Poetry.” In Philodemus and...

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