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Ancient Italy

Gisela M. A. Richter

Ancient Italy

a study of the interrelations of its peoples as shown in their arts

by Gisela M. A. Richter

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Published by University of Michigan, Oxford University Press in Ann Arbor, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGisela M.A. Richter.
SeriesJerome lectures. Fourth series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17294166M

The mythology of ancient Greece and Italy intended chiefly for the use of students at the universities and the higher classes in schools / by Thomas Keightley. ; with twelve plates etched on steel by W. H. Brooke. Volume: () (Reprint) Keightley, Thomas,   Robert Graves, I, Claudius, Claudius unforgettably describes his imperial predecessors, famous and infamous, in Robert Graves's glorious evocation of decadent Ancient Rome.

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