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Published by S. Academiae Ubsaliensis in Uppsala .
Written in English



  • Rome


  • Martial.,
  • Epigrams, Latin -- Criticism, Textual.,
  • Rome -- In literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Chister Henriksén.
SeriesActa Universitatis Upsaliensis., 24
LC ClassificationsPA6501.B9 H46 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL62570M
ISBN 109155442927, 9155442935, 9155442943
LC Control Number99159038

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