Modern Greek literary gems.

"Eklektes selides. by George Christos Pappageotes

Publisher: R.D. Cortina Co. in New York

Written in English
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Greek and English on opposite pages.

StatementFrom the works of Pheraios [and others] Edited and translated by George C. Pappageotes, Philip D. Emmanual [and] Artemis P. Emmanuel.
SeriesCortina classics series
LC ClassificationsPA5272 .P3
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16562213M
LC Control Number60053253

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