Early Italian literature...

with critical introductions by Grillo, Ernesto

Publisher: Blackie and son limited in London [etc.]

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  • Italian literature -- To 1400.

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Bibliography: v. 2, p. 157-164.

Statementby Ernesto Grillo.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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