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Muses at work arts, crafts, and professions in ancient Greece and Rome. Edited by Carl Roebuck. by

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Greece -- Civilization.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRoebuck, Carl Angus, 1914-,
LC ClassificationsDF78 M88
The Physical Object
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18800752M

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