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አማርኛ: የዩክሊድን ኢለመንት የተባለ መጽሐፍ የሚያሳይ ከልጥ (ፓፒሪ) የተጻፈ የጥንት መዝገብ
English: Oxyrhynchus papyrus (P.Oxy. I 29) showing fragment of Euclid's Elements
Русский: Папирус из Oxyrhynchus (P.Oxy. I 29) с франментами Начал Евклида
Date 7 October 1994
Author Euclid
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