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Published by Philo Press in Amsterdam .
Written in English


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Other titlesFables of Bidpai. English.
StatementAn English translation of the later Syriac version after the text originally edited by William Wright, with critical notes and variant readings preceded by an introduction, being an account of their literary and philological history [by] Ion G. N. Keith-Falconer.
ContributionsWright, William, 1830-1889., Keith-Falconer, I. G. N. 1856-1887, tr.
LC ClassificationsPN989.I5 B4 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxxv, 320 p.
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4061371M
ISBN 109060222547
LC Control Number79570615

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