Thoughts and letters in western Europe
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Thoughts and letters in western Europe A.D. 500 to 900. by M. L. W. Laistner

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N. Y .
Written in English


  • Civilization, Medieval,
  • Literature, Medieval -- History and criticism,
  • Learning and scholarship

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.398-402

The Physical Object
Pagination416 p. ;
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22807053M

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