A handbook of Greek literature from Homer to the age of Lucian
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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Fourth ed. first published 1951 (B51-2196).

StatementH. J. Rose.
The Physical Object
Pagination458p.,23cm
Number of Pages458
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18317160M

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