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Worshipping virtues

Emma Stafford

Worshipping virtues

personification and the divine in ancient Greece

by Emma Stafford

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Published by Duckworth, The Classical Press of Wales in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Greek,
  • Mythology, Greek, in literature,
  • Psychology and religion,
  • Personification in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-266) and index.

    Other titlesPersonification and the divine in ancient Greece.
    StatementEmma Stafford.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21503435M
    ISBN 100715630466
    OCLC/WorldCa46516692

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