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Orpheus a general history of religions by Salomon, Louis Rev.

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Published by W. Heinemann, G. P. Putnam"s Sons in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Religions -- History

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Statementfrom the French of Salomon Reinach ... by Florence Simmonds. Revised by the author.
ContributionsSimmonds, Florence, tr.
LC ClassificationsBL80 .R33
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 439 p.
Number of Pages439
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7017742M
LC Control Number10008293

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