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Published by George Routledge in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementHeliodorus ; translated by Thomas Underdowne ; revised and partly rewritten by F.A. Wright.
SeriesBroadway translations
ContributionsUnderdowne, Thomas.
The Physical Object
Pagination323p. ;
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18529988M

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