Natural History, Volume IX (Hardcover)

Books 33-35 (Loeb Classical Library #394)

By Pliny, H. Rackham (Translator)

Harvard University Press, 9780674994331, 430pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1952

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Description

Pliny the Elder (23 79 CE) produced in his Natural History a vast compendium of Roman knowledge. Topics included are the mathematics and metrology of the universe; world geography and ethnography; human anthropology and physiology; zoology; botany, agriculture, and horticulture; medicine; minerals, fine arts, and gemstones.