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Greek literature in translation

by Howe, George

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek literature -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and ed. by George Howe and Gustave Adolphus Harrer.
    ContributionsHarrer, Gustave Adolphus, 1886-1943., Epps, Preston H. 1888-1982.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3621 .H6 1948
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 903 p.
    Number of Pages903
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6030645M
    LC Control Number48007059
    OCLC/WorldCa409345


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