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To students on Greek literature

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Published by American Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Basil, Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 329-379.,
  • Greek literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Christian literature, Early -- Greek authors.,
  • Fathers of the church.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSt. Basil the Great ; with notes and vocabulary by Edward R. Maloney.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination86 p. ;
    Number of Pages86
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23348955M

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