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sacrifice of Abraham. The Cretan biblical drama [Hē thysia tou Abraam] and western European and Greek tradition by Willem Frederik Bakker

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Published by Centre for Byzantine Studies, University of Birmingham in [Birmingham, England] .
Written in English


  • Abraham -- (Biblical patriarch) -- Drama,
  • Groto, Luigi, -- 1541-1585.

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Edition Notes

StatementW.F. Bakker
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14513945M

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