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Famous sayings and their authors a collection of historical sayings in English, French, German, Greek, Italian, and Latin by Edward Latham

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Published by Omnigraphics in Detroit .
Written in English


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Statementby Edward Latham.
LC ClassificationsPN6319 .L3 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL666105M
ISBN 100780802713
LC Control Number97011764

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