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Barlow lectures on Dante, 1959 (Essays in the like and the unlike); delivered at University College, London, May, 1959.

John Humphreys Whitfield

Barlow lectures on Dante, 1959 (Essays in the like and the unlike); delivered at University College, London, May, 1959.

by John Humphreys Whitfield

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Published by Published for the Society of Italian Studies by Heffer .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Supplement to Italian Studies. Vol. 15, 1960.

The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17049617M
OCLC/WorldCa30238901

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