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Literature of Greece and Rome.

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Published by National Textbook Co. in Lincolnwood, Ill .
Written in English

  • Greece,
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Classical literature -- Translations into English.,
    • Classical literature -- Collections.,
    • Greece -- Literary collections.,
    • Rome -- Literary collections.

    • About the Edition

      Presents selections from the writings of such well-known classical authors as Aesop, Homer, Sappho, Horace, Ovid, and Pliny with biographical material, discussion questions, and writing prompts.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      SeriesTraditions in world literature
      LC ClassificationsPA3621 .L48 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 303 p. ;
      Number of Pages303
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL370554M
      ISBN 100844211915, 0844211923, 0844212873
      LC Control Number98031286

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