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Greek poetry

F. L. Lucas

Greek poetry

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • English poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published as Greek poetry for everyman, 1951.

    Statement[chosen and] translated by F. L. Lucas.
    SeriesEveryman"s library, no. 611
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 250 p.
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17734081M


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