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Extracts from various Greek authors
C. T. Williams
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Find this Greek book. This list is derived from the List of sources and translations and so it has the same scope: it includes all Greek and Latin authors, who wrote before A.D. and have been translated into English, together with a selection of authors from after A.D.
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Of six books of choral lyrics that were known (ca. 50–60 hymns), only fragmentary quotations in other Greek authors were known until the discovery of a fragment incontaining approximately verses.
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Also, a brief survey of the rise and progress of the various forms of literature, with descriptions of the minor authors. extract (ĭk-străkt′) tr.v. extracted, extracting, extracts 1. To draw or pull out, often with great force or effort: extract a wisdom tooth; used tweezers to extract the splinter.
To obtain despite resistance: extract a promise. To obtain from a substance by chemical or. Various Authors (Various Authors) These titles are periodicals or collections of works by multiple authors.
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