Here begynneth Octauyan the Emperoure of Rome
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Published by Printed by Wynkyn de Worde in [London .
Written in English


  • Augustus, -- Emperor of Rome, -- 63 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.

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Other titlesHere begynneth Octavyan the Emperoure of Rome.
GenrePoetry, Early works to 1800.
SeriesEarly English books, 1475-1640 -- 347:4.
The Physical Object
Pagination[24+] p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18780569M

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