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- Edmunds, Lowell, author.
- Stealing Helen : the myth of the abducted wife in compara-
- tive perspective/Lowell Edmunds.
- pages cm
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- ISBN 978-0-691-16512-7 (hardcover : alk. paper) 1. Helen
- of Troy (Greek mythology) in literature. 2. Abduction in
- literature. I. Title.
- PN57.H4E36 2016
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