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The rise of the Greek epic

Gilbert Murray

The rise of the Greek epic

being a course of lectures delivered at Harvard University

by Gilbert Murray

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homer -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism,
  • Greek poetry -- History and criticism,
  • Greek literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gilbert Murray.
    SeriesOxford paperbacks
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 356 p. ;
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23751755M

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