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The Muses at work

The Muses at work

arts, crafts, and professions in ancient Greece and Rome.

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

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C. -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Carl Roebuck.
      ContributionsRoebuck, Carl, 1914- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF78 .M84
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 294 p.
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5304739M
      ISBN 100262180340
      LC Control Number72087305


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