Physical science in the time of Nero being a translation of the Quaestiones naturales of Seneca
Uniform: Quaestiones naturales
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Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, ca 4-C-65
Clarke, John, 1858-
Geikie, Archibald, 1835-1924
London, Macmillan, 1910
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Contents: Preface -- Introduction -- book I. [Meteors, halo, rainbow, mock sun, etc.] -- book II. [The nature of air. Thunder and lightning] -- book III, on forms of water -- book IV, containing a discussion of snow, hail and rain. [The Nile] -- book V, treating of winds and movement of the atmosphere -- book VI, treating of earthquakes -- book VII, treating of coments -- Notes by Sir A. Geikie -- Translator's notes on "air", quotations, and Gercke's readings -- Index.
Early works to 1800
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