The book of epigrams by Dimitris Tsaloumas

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StatementDimitris Tsaloumas ; translated by Philip Grundy.
ContributionsGrundy, Philip.
LC ClassificationsPA5660.A83 T7513 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 207 p. :
Number of Pages207
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Open LibraryOL2859293M
ISBN 100702218375
LC Control Number84022003

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