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Sycophancy in Athens

John Oscar Lofberg

Sycophancy in Athens

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Published in Menasha, Wis., The Collegiate Press, Banta Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Athens (Greece),
  • Greece,
  • Athens.
    • Subjects:
    • Justice, Administration of -- Greece -- Athens.,
    • Athens (Greece) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Also issued as thesis (Ph. D.) University of Chicago, 1914.

      Statementby John Oscar Lofberg.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 104 p.
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6330192M
      LC Control Number35032970
      OCLC/WorldCa7268840


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