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Falernian grapes (Uvae falernae)

W. Rhys Roberts

Falernian grapes (Uvae falernae)

an inaugural address on Horace

by W. Rhys Roberts

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Published by Printed at the University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horace -- Appreciation.,
  • Classical education.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Professor R.S. Conway, and six short papers by members of the Leeds and district branch of the Classical association: presented to the association by its branch at the general meeting held in the University of Leeds on January 4th-6th, 1917; ed. with a postscript by W. Rhys Roberts.
    ContributionsConway, Robert Seymour, 1864-1933.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA11.C77 R6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 79, [1] p.
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6597999M
    LC Control Number17013883
    OCLC/WorldCa10125247

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