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Phaenomena

Aratus Solensis

Phaenomena

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Didactic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English,
  • Astronomy, Ancient -- Poetry,
  • Constellations -- Poetry,
  • Planets -- Poetry,
  • Weather -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAratus ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Aaron Poochigian.
    GenreTranslations into English, Poetry
    ContributionsPoochigian, Aaron, 1973-, Eudoxus, of Cnidus, ca. 400-ca. 350 B.C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB802 .A713 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725775M
    ISBN 100801894654, 0801894662
    ISBN 109780801894657, 9780801894664
    LC Control Number2009038861

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