Menanders Epitrepontes or The Judge
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Published by La Boheme Club in San Francisco, Ca .
Written in English

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Other titlesEpitrepontes., Judge.
Statementby the ancient Greek dramatist Menander, written about 310 B.C. at Athens. Reconstructed by Henry Bertram Lister ... from Act 3, and fragments of the other acts excavated in Egypt between 1895 A.D. and 1907 A.D. after having been buried fro 2000 years.
ContributionsLister, Henry Bertram, b. 1869.
LC ClassificationsPA4246 .E6 1937
The Physical Object
Pagination1 leaf, iii, 58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22919146M
LC Control Number38007831

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