Theaetetus. Sophist
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Published in Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1961 .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Greek and English on opposite pages.

SeriesThe Loeb classical library
ContributionsFowler, Harold North, 1859-tr
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 462 p. ;
Number of Pages462
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26569551M

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