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Published by Liveright Publishing Corp., Constable & Co., Ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Augustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Fiction.,
  • Emperors -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Günther Birkenfeld. Translated from the German by Winifred Ray.
ContributionsRay, Winifred, tr.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B5328 Au2
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 396 p.
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6332726M
LC Control Number36001850

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