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Classical tradition in Norway

an introduction with bibliography

by Sigmund Skard

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Published by Universitetsforl., distribution office, Columbia University Press in Oslo, Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Norway
    • Subjects:
    • Norway -- Civilization -- Greek influences.,
    • Norway -- Civilization -- Roman influences.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSigmund Skard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDL431 .S57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination203 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3903785M
      ISBN 108200019721
      LC Control Number81466299

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