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The comedy of Acolastus

Gulielmus Gnaphaeus

The comedy of Acolastus

by Gulielmus Gnaphaeus

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Published by Pub. for the Early English text society by H. Milford, Oxford university press, Kraus Reprint Co. in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the Latin of Fullonius by John Palsgrave; edited, with an introduction and notes, by P. L. Carver, PH.D.
SeriesEarly English Text Society. Original series. no. 202. 1937 (for 1935), Early English Text Society (Series) -- no. 202.
ContributionsPalsgrave, John, d. 1554, trl, Carver, P. L., edt
The Physical Object
Pagination[v]-civ, 312 p.
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23375293M

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