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The medieval Greek romance

by Roderick Beaton

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romances, Byzantine -- History and criticism.,
  • Civilization, Medieval, in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoderick Beaton.
    SeriesCambridge studies in medieval literature ;, 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA5165 .B43 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 261 p., [2] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2056295M
    ISBN 100521333350
    LC Control Number88034658

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