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Author Gee, Emma, 1970-
Title Aratus and the astronomical tradition / Emma Gee.
Imprint New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2013]

Author Gee, Emma, 1970-
Series Classical culture and society
Classical culture and society.
Subject Aratus, Solensis. Phaenomena.
Aratus, Solensis -- Influence.
Lucretius Carus, Titus. De rerum natura.
Astronomy, Ancient, in literature.
Didactic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism.
Description 1 online resource (312 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Summary "This book examines the innovations of the ancient philosopher Aratus in the field of astronomy"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Poetic justice -- Genealogy -- Wandering stars -- Lucretius' Aratea -- Planetary motion -- Late antique Aratus.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0199781788 (electronic bk.)
9780199781782 (electronic bk.)
9780199345151 (ebook)
0199345155 (ebook)
9780199781683 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0199781680 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 856411659
Additional Format Print version: Gee, Emma, 1970- Aratus and the astronomical tradition. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, ©2013 9780199781683 (DLC) 2012036874

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