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The Prometheus bound of Æschylus by Aeschylus

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston, New York .
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  • Prometheus (Greek deity) -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated with introduction and notes by Paul Elmer More.
ContributionsMore, Paul Elmer, 1864-1937, tr.
LC ClassificationsPA3827.P8 M6
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p.
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL528914M
LC Control Number99002188

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