Aeneid, Books I. to VI.
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Published by Cornish in London .
Written in English


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Statementliterally translated by Henry Owgan.
SeriesKelly"s keys to the classics
ContributionsOwgan, Henry,
The Physical Object
Pagination147 p.
Number of Pages147
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16748484M

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