The Greeks and the new
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The Greeks and the new novelty in ancient Greek imagination and experience by Armand D"Angour

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English


  • Tradition (Philosophy),
  • Civilization,
  • HISTORY / General,
  • Ancient Philosophy,
  • Greece,
  • New and old

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementArmand D"Angour
LC ClassificationsB187.N49 D36 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25149990M
ISBN 109780521850971
LC Control Number2011030301

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