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Classical Love Poetry


Classical Love Poetry

An Anthology of Greek and Latin Amorous Verse (Poems)

by Homer

  • 214 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Naxos Audiobooks Ltd. .
Written in English

  • Poetry anthologies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Poetry,
  • Abridged Audio - Drama/Poetry,
  • Audio Adult: Other,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEdward De Souza (Narrator), Paul Jesson (Narrator), Simon Harris (Narrator), Karen Archer (Narrator), Laura Paton (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13077620M
    ISBN 109626346531
    ISBN 109789626346532

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