3 edition of Great sons of Greece found in the catalog.
Great sons of Greece
|Statement||by Frederick J. Gould with illustrations by Walter Crane and C. G. Dixon.|
|Genre||Biography, Juvenile literature.|
|Series||The world of youth series,, no. 1|
|Contributions||Gould, Frederick James, 1855-1938.|
|LC Classifications||PZ5 .W81 no. 1|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 151 p.|
|Number of Pages||151|
|LC Control Number||34037442|
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