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Head and hand in ancient Greece

Benjamin Farrington

Head and hand in ancient Greece

four studies in the social relations of thought.

by Benjamin Farrington

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Watts in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    SeriesThe Thinker"s library,, no. 121
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDE71 .F33
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 119 p.
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6027497M
    LC Control Number48002135
    OCLC/WorldCa2576819

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