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Before philosophy: the intellectual adventure of ancient man.

Henri Frankfort

Before philosophy: the intellectual adventure of ancient man.

by Henri Frankfort

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Published by Penguin Books in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious thought -- To 600.,
  • Philosophy, Ancient.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA Pelican book. A198, Pelican book -- A198.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination275 p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14098088M

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