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Men and gods on the Roman Nile.

Lindsay, Jack

Men and gods on the Roman Nile.

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Published by F. Muller in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Egyptian,
  • Egypt -- Religion -- 332 B.C.-640 A.D.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [439]-448.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 457 p. illus., map. ;
    Number of Pages457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19047747M


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