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6 edition of On the Beauty of Women found in the catalog.

On the Beauty of Women

by Firenzuola, Agnolo

  • 162 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by University of Pennsylvania Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Italian,
  • Continental European,
  • Literary Collections / Continental European,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKonrad Eisenbichler (Editor, Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8004361M
    ISBN 100812214048
    ISBN 109780812214048

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