Selected Letters by Seneca the Younger

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .

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StatementSeneca ; translator, Elaine Fantham
SeriesOxford world"s classics
ContributionsFantham, Elaine
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LC ClassificationsB615 .A4 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxlii, 314 p. ;
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24410724M
ISBN 100199533210
ISBN 109780199533213
LC Control Number2009938560
OCLC/WorldCa465364112

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