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Early Greek elegists by C. M. Bowra

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Elegiac poetry, Greek -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Statementby C. M. Bowra
SeriesMartin classical lectures -- v.7
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p.
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14599511M
LC Control Number38012437

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