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The Oxford companion to classical literature

by Sir Paul Harvey

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical literature -- Dictionaries,
  • Classical dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Sir Paul Harvey.
    SeriesOxford paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDE5 .H3 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 468 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2839084M
    ISBN 100198661037, 0192814907
    LC Control Number84000871

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The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature is a book in the series of Oxford Companions produced by Oxford University is compiled and edited by Sir Paul Harvey, Fellow of St Anne's College, Oxford and lecturer in Classical Languages at the University of Oxford.

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