Readership: Students and scholars of Renaissance literature, British and European intellectual history, and classicists
Edited by Reid Barbour, Professor of English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and David Norbrook, Merton Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford
Reid Barbour is Professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has published widely in the field of early modern studies, including books on classical reception, religion, prose fiction, and John Selden. He is the editor of Studies in Philology.
David Norbrook has taught at Magdalen College, Oxford and the University of Maryland and is currently Merton Professor of English Literature, University of Oxford. He has published widely on Renaissance literature and history.
"a collaborative scholarly achivement to which future students of classical and English literature will be deepy indebted." - Robert Wilcher, Modern Language Review
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Abbreviations and conventions
Lucretius, De rerum natura: the Latin text, books 1-6
Hutchinson's Lucretius, books 1-6
Bibliography and Abbreviations List