"Euripides III: Hecuba, Andromache, The Trojan Women, Ion (The Complete Greek Tragedies) (Vol 5)"

"Euripides III: Hecuba, Andromache, The Trojan Women, Ion (The Complete Greek Tragedies) (Vol 5)"

By: Euripides

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Title: "Euripides III: Hecuba, Andromache, The Trojan Women, Ion (The Complete Greek Tragedies) (Vol 5)"

Author Name: Euripides

Categories: Drama,

Edition: 2

Publisher: University of Chicago Press:

ISBN Number: 0226307824

ISBN Number 13: 9780226307824

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: GOOD

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 9780226307824

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