The golden asse of Lucius Apuleius
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Published by John Westhouse in London .
Written in English

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Statementfrom the translation by William Adlington ; with an introduction by Denis Saurat and illustrations by Brian Robb.
ContributionsAdlington, William.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19944039M

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