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Published by Chautauqua Press in Boston .
Written in English



  • Rome


  • Italian literature -- History and criticism,
  • Rome -- History -- Poetry

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWith an introduction by Donald G. Mitchell. [Ik Marvel.]
SeriesChautauqua library. Garnet series
ContributionsMitchell, Donald Grant, 1822-1908.
LC ClassificationsPR4963.A11 M5
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 275 p.
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6684524M
LC Control Number25025943

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