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The Herakles theme the adaptations of the hero in literature from Homer to the twentieth century by Karl Galinsky

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Published by Rowman and Littlefield in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hercules (Roman mythology) in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [305]-306.

Statement[by] G. Karl Galinsky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN57.H43 G3 1972b
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5449483M
ISBN 100874711134
LC Control Number73151458

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