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Housman on Plautus

International Federation of Societies of Classical Studies. International Congress

Housman on Plautus

manuscript notes in the Rudens of Friedrich Marx (1928).

by International Federation of Societies of Classical Studies. International Congress

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Published by [E.J. Brill in Leiden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housman, A. E. -- 1859-1936.,
  • Marx, Friedrich, -- 1859-1941.,
  • Plautus, Titus Maccius. -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14780713M


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Plautus, Titus Maccius: The Captivi and the Mostellaria of Plautus, Literally Translated With Notes, ed. by Henry T. Riley (Gutenberg text) Plautus, Titus Maccius: The Comedies of Plautus, Literally Translated into English Prose, With Notes (2 volumes; London.

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