Life and thought in the Greek and Roman world
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Life and thought in the Greek and Roman world by M. (Max) Cary

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


  • Civilization, Greco-Roman.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical footnotes and index.

Statementby M. Cary and T.J. Haarhoff.
ContributionsHaarhoff, T. J 1892-
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 355 p., (6) leaves of plates :
Number of Pages355
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21062887M

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