The elegies of Propertius: The Satyricon of Petronius Arbiter, & the Kisses of Johannes Secundus [pseud.] Literally tr. & accompanied by poetical versions from various sources, to which are added, the Love epistles of Aristaenetus
G. Bell & sons, 1883 - Literary Criticism - 500 pages
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