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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    First ed. published in 1897 under title: A history of ancient Greek literature.

    SeriesPhoenix books,, P12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3054 .M8 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination420 p.
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6203696M
    LC Control Number56014114
    OCLC/WorldCa1022426


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Müller died inthe Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, for which I was translating the History of Greek Literature from the authors manuscript, commissioned me to complete the work, and a few pages of my continuation had been Author: Karl Otfried Müller.

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