Satyricon of Petronius Arbiter.

by Petronius Arbiter

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Written in English
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StatementTranslation ascribed to Oscar Wilde
ContributionsWilde, Oscar, 1854-1900
The Physical Object
Pagination236 p.
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17880819M

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