Five sixteenth-century Latin plays from the collection of Comedies and tragedies edited by Nicholas Brylinger, Basle, 1540

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Published by Amor Christoferi Press in Toronto .

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Other titlesComoediae ac tragoediae.
Statementtranslation C.C. Love.
ContributionsLove, Christopher Charles, Brylinger, Nikolas, fl. 1537-1565.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 343 p. :
Number of Pages343
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Open LibraryOL17349636M

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