Studies in colloquial exaggeration in Roman comedy ...

by Mary Kathryn Glick in [Chicago]

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  • Latin drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism.,
  • Latin language -- Semantics.

Edition Notes

Other titlesColloquial exaggeration in Roman comedy.
Statementby Mary Kathryn Glick.
LC ClassificationsPA6069 .G5 1941
The Physical Object
Paginationiii numb. l., 140 p.
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6420149M
LC Control Number41014506

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