Jane Ellen Harrison the mask and the self by Sandra J. Peacock

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Harrison, Jane Ellen, 1850-1928.,
  • Newnham College -- Biography.,
  • Classicists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Archaeologists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • History, Ancient -- Historiography.,
  • Ritual -- Historiography.,
  • Mythology -- Historiography.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementSandra J. Peacock.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA85.H33 P43 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 283 p. :
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2525047M
ISBN 100300041284
LC Control Number88000109

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