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 ====== Lucretius - On The Nature of Things ====== ====== Lucretius - On The Nature of Things ======
  
-{{http://​www.epicureanfriends.com//​wiki/​lib/​plugins/​ckgdoku/​fckeditor/​userfiles/​image/​selection_059.jpg?​direct&​200x146 ​ |www.epicureanfriends.com_wiki_lib_plugins_ckgdoku_fckeditor_userfiles_image_selection_059.jpg}}This Wiki will contain the public domain translations of [[https://​archive.org/​stream/​tlucretiuscaruso00lucr#​page/​n9/​mode/​2up|the Daniel Browne 1734 Edition]], [[https://​archive.org/​stream/​in.ernet.dli.2015.96329/​2015.96329.Lucretius-On-The-Nature-Of-Things--Ed-4th#​page/​n5/​mode/​2up|the Hugh Munro 1886 Edition]], and [[http://​archive.org/​stream/​onnatureofthings01lucruoft#​page/​n3/​mode/​2up|the Cyril Bailey 1936 edition]]. For comparison purposes the less literal William Leonard 1916 edition in poem form is available at Perseus [[http://​www.perseus.tufts.edu/​hopper/​text?​doc=Perseus:​text:​1999.02.0130|here]]. ​ Another list of various English translations is [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​List_of_English_translations_of_De_rerum_natura|here]].+{{http://​www.epicureanfriends.com//​wiki/​lib/​plugins/​ckgdoku/​fckeditor/​userfiles/​image/​selection_059.jpg?​direct&​200x146 ​ |www.epicureanfriends.com_wiki_lib_plugins_ckgdoku_fckeditor_userfiles_image_selection_059.jpg}}This Wiki will contain the public domain translations of [[https://​archive.org/​stream/​tlucretiuscaruso00lucr#​page/​n9/​mode/​2up|the Daniel Browne 1734 Edition]], [[https://​archive.org/​stream/​in.ernet.dli.2015.96329/​2015.96329.Lucretius-On-The-Nature-Of-Things--Ed-4th#​page/​n5/​mode/​2up|the Hugh Munro 1886 Edition]], and [[http://​archive.org/​stream/​onnatureofthings01lucruoft#​page/​n3/​mode/​2up|the Cyril Bailey 1936 edition]]. For comparison purposes the less literal William Leonard 1916 edition in poem form is available at Perseus [[http://​www.perseus.tufts.edu/​hopper/​text?​doc=Perseus:​text:​1999.02.0130|here]]. Another list of various English translations is [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​List_of_English_translations_of_De_rerum_natura|here]].
  
 Transcription of Book 1 of the Daniel Browne edition is now complete, and we are in the process of adding the remaining five books, with cross-references of each book against the Latin text. If you are available to assist (as simple as typing the text from the PDF into an email) please [[cassius@epicureanfriends.com|email]] or [[http://​www.epicureanfriends.com/​index.php?​thread/​455-versions-of-the-text-of-lucretius-1743-daniel-browne-edition-unknown-translator/&​postID=1224#​post1224|check in here]]. At present (06/27/18) transcription of book one is now complete, with books two through six remaining to be done. The text of the Browne translation needs to be typed into books two through six, and then line equivalent line numbers added to the Munro and Bailey versions which are already transcribed. Transcription of Book 1 of the Daniel Browne edition is now complete, and we are in the process of adding the remaining five books, with cross-references of each book against the Latin text. If you are available to assist (as simple as typing the text from the PDF into an email) please [[cassius@epicureanfriends.com|email]] or [[http://​www.epicureanfriends.com/​index.php?​thread/​455-versions-of-the-text-of-lucretius-1743-daniel-browne-edition-unknown-translator/&​postID=1224#​post1224|check in here]]. At present (06/27/18) transcription of book one is now complete, with books two through six remaining to be done. The text of the Browne translation needs to be typed into books two through six, and then line equivalent line numbers added to the Munro and Bailey versions which are already transcribed.
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   * [1.1] Hymn to Venus - Pleasure is the motivating force behind all life.   * [1.1] Hymn to Venus - Pleasure is the motivating force behind all life.
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 +[[Paraphrase of Book 1|]] (Daniel Brown Edition)
  
  
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