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Old age among the ancient Greeks : the Greeks portrayal of old age in literature, art, and inscriptions, with a study of the duration of life among the ancient Greeks on the basis of inscriptional evidence / by Bessie Ellen Richardson.

  • Richardson, Bessie Ellen, 1901-
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About this work


Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Press, 1933.

Physical description

xv, 376 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.


Preface and chapters I-II issued also as thesis (Ph.D.) Johns Hopkins University
"Concordance to literary passages": p. 237-243; "Concordance and index to art": p.244-276; "Catalogue of inscriptions": p.277-360
Includes index

Bibliographic information

"Selected bibliography": p. 363-372.


  • English

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    History of Medicine
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