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The Oxford dictionary of classical myth and religion

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome,
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Mythology, Classical -- Dictionaries,
    • Rome -- Religion -- Dictionaries,
    • Greece -- Religion -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. xviii-xxi) and index.

      Other titlesClassical myth & religion
      Statementedited by Simon Price and Emily Kearns.
      GenreDictionaries.
      ContributionsKearns, Emily., Price, S. R. F.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL715 .O94 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxl, 599 p. :
      Number of Pages599
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3324783M
      ISBN 100192802887
      LC Control Number2004298013
      OCLC/WorldCa52696798

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