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Latin fiction

the Latin novel in context

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Latin fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Romances, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- History and criticism.,
    • Literature and history -- Rome.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGreek fiction.
      Statementedited by Heinz Hofmann.
      ContributionsHofmann, Heinz, 1944-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6091 .L38 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL375242M
      ISBN 100415147212
      LC Control Number98037100

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