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historical and critical account of the eminent classical authors in poetry and history.

Edward Manwaring

historical and critical account of the eminent classical authors in poetry and history.

by Edward Manwaring

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical literature -- History and criticism -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3002.M3 1737a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 365 p.
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5699124M
    LC Control Number70112182

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