Aspects of the ancient romance and its heritage

essays on Apuleius, Petronius, and the Greek romances
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Anton Hain , Meisenheim am Glan
Apuleius, Lucius., Petronius Arbiter, -- d. 66., Greek literature -- History and criti
StatementAlexander Scobie.
SeriesBeitra ge zur klassischen Philologie -- Heft 30
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Pagination113p. ;
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Open LibraryOL13778815M

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