A treatise on Homer
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A treatise on Homer with miscellaneous questions by Darley, John Richard Bp. of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh

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Published by S. J. Machen [pref. in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Greek Epic poetry,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • History and criticism

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPA4037 .D35
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p.
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25503091M
LC Control Number54050971

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