Eros and Psyche
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Eros and Psyche a fairy tale of ancient Greece by Charles Henry Chase

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Published by The Christopher Publishing House in Boston .
Written in English


  • Cupid (Roman deity),
  • Psyche (Greek deity)

Book details:

Edition Notes

In verse.

Statementby Charles H. Chase.
LC ClassificationsPS3505.H47 E7 1928
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6718847M
LC Control Number28021503

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