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The amazing emperor Heliogabalus. With introd. by J.B. Bury. by John Stuart Hay

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


  • Elagabalus, Emperor of Rome, 205-222

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LC ClassificationsDG303 H3
The Physical Object
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22892535M

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