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Essays on Dante

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Published by Duckworth and Co. in London .
Written in English


  • Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Dr. Karl Witte (being selections from the two volumes of "Dante-forschungen") selected, translated and edited with introduction, notes and appendices by C. Mabel Lawrence, B.A. and Philip H. Wicksteed, M.A.
SeriesReaders" library, Readers" library (Duckworth (Firm))
ContributionsLawrence, C. Mabel, ed. and tr., Wicksteed, Philip Henry, 1844-1927, joint ed. and tr.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii p., 1 ., 448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24156379M

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