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Greek and Roman authors

Thomas Gwinup

Greek and Roman authors

a checklist of criticism

by Thomas Gwinup

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical literature -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Gwinup and Fidelia Dickinson.
    ContributionsDickinson, Fidelia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7016 .G9 1982, PA3001 .G9 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 280 p. ;
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3481354M
    ISBN 100810815281
    LC Control Number82000690

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Contents: Introduction --List of classical authors included --Key to abbreviations of periodicals --General works - Individual classical sibility: Thomas .