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Published by Aris & Phillips in Warminster, England .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDe corona
StatementDemosthenes ; translated with an introduction and commentary by S. Usher
SeriesGreek orators -- 5
ContributionsUsher, Stephen, 1931-
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 282 p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16835363M
ISBN 10085668533X, 0856685348

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