The Greek Novel A.D. 1-1985 by Roderick Beaton

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Published by Routledge Kegan & Paul .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Poetry anthologies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Greek Literature,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Greek fiction,
  • Byzantine fiction,
  • Greek fiction, Modern,
  • History and criticism

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7779819M
ISBN 100709950934
ISBN 109780709950936

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