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Penguin Great Ideas: Sensation and Sex

Series: Penguin Great Ideas Series

By: Lucretius

Penguin Books

Paperback | Dec 2005 | #155449 | ISBN: 0141023821
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Elegant, insightful and startlingly modern, the philosophy of Lucretius deeply influenced the course of European thought; here, he provides one of the first accounts of atomic theory, argues that there can be no life of the soul after death, and explores the sickness that we call love.


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