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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementcollected and critically edited, in part translated from Oriental languages, with a commentary and historical essay by Ben Edwin Perry.
ContributionsAesop., Perry, B. E. 1892-1968.
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LC ClassificationsPA3851A2 1952
The Physical Object
Pagination v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14312135M

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