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Bacchus A Biography by Andrew Dalby

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Published by Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology,
  • Fiction,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Fiction / Folklore,
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8231179M
ISBN 100892367423
ISBN 109780892367429

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