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dawn of the West: a portrait of Greece and Rome.

E. A. Delahay

dawn of the West: a portrait of Greece and Rome.

by E. A. Delahay

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 104-107.

    SeriesThe General studies library, [2]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDE59 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p.
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5585093M
    LC Control Number67102915
    OCLC/WorldCa7116905

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