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On the characteristics of animals.

Aelian

On the characteristics of animals.

by Aelian

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWith an English translation by A. F. Scholfield.
SeriesThe Loeb classical library,, [no. 446], Loeb classical library ;, [446]
ContributionsScholfield, Alwyn Faber, 1884- ed. and tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA3612 .A18 1958
The Physical Object
Paginationv.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6243317M
LC Control Number58002971
OCLC/WorldCa4396579

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