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Published by Univ. press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Classical philology -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Great Britain,
  • Latin language -- Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Greek language -- Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Classical education

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

LC ClassificationsPA2061 .I6 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5843978M
LC Control Number62000789

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