Ovid's Metamorphoses: An Introduction to the Basic Aspects

Galinsky, G. Karl

Published by University of California Press, 1975
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Title: Ovid's Metamorphoses: An Introduction to the...
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 1975
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