The sources of Spenser"s classical mythology by Alice Elizabeth (Sawtelle) Randall

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  • Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 -- Sources.,
  • Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599 -- Knowledge -- Mythology.,
  • Classicism -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
  • Mythology, Classical, in literature.,
  • Mythology, Classical.

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Statementby Alice Elizabeth Sawtelle.
LC ClassificationsPR2366 .R3 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4540227M
ISBN 10084147592X
LC Control Number77006714

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