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Athens: Its Rise and Fall by Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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Athens: Its Rise and Fall
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Publisher: G. Routledge
ISBN/ASIN: B004TPUCFA
Number of pages: 699

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Since it is the letters, yet more than the arms or the institutions of Athens, which have rendered her illustrious, it is my object to combine an elaborate view of her literature with a complete and impartial account of her political transactions.

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