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The medieval Alexander

Cary, George

The medieval Alexander

by Cary, George

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint. Originally published: Cambridge, Eng. : University Press, 1956.

    StatementGeorge Cary.
    SeriesAncient Greek literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF234.2 .C3 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 415 p. :
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2391700M
    ISBN 100824077520
    LC Control Number87021121

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The main section of the book focuses on Alexander's presence in Medieval Italian literature, and he finishes with a brief description of Alexander in medieval art and architecture. George Cary. The Medieval Alexander. D.J.A. Ross. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,rpt.

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