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Classical biography

Alexander Adam

Classical biography

exhibiting alphabetically the proper names, with a short account of the several deities, heroes, and other persons, mentioned in the ancient classic authors; ... Designed chiefly to contribute to the illustration of the Latin classics. By Alexander Adam, ...

by Alexander Adam

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Published by printed [by Murray & Cochrane] for William Creech; and T. Cadell, jun. & W. Davies, London in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 919, no. 5.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],414,[2]p.
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17030220M

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