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Greek mythology

Claude Calame

Greek mythology

poetics, pragmatics, and fiction

by Claude Calame

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek literature -- Themes, motifs,
  • Mythology, Greek, in literature,
  • Epic poetry, Greek -- Themes, motifs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    Statementby Claude Calame ; translated by Janet Lloyd.
    ContributionsLloyd, Janet.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3055 .C3513 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22560199M
    ISBN 109780521888585
    LC Control Number2008040779

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