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|Statement||by Dilys Powell.|
|LC Classifications||PR603 .P6 1935|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||3 p. l., ix-xvii, 220, p.|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||35030565|
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Mount Parnassus (/ p ɑːr ˈ n æ s ə s /; Greek: Παρνασσός, Parnassos) is a mountain of limestone in central Greece that towers above Delphi, north of the Gulf of Corinth, and offers scenic views of the surrounding olive groves and countryside.
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