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Plutarch"s lives.

Plutarch

Plutarch"s lives.

by Plutarch

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEnglished by Sir Thomas North.
ContributionsNorth, Thomas, Sir.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13895553M

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level 2. Original Poster 1 point 1 year ago. Sorry for the late response, I am reading the Penguin versions. level 1. 1 point 1 year ago.