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14K25 Theta functions and abelian varieties
11F11 Holomorphic modular forms of integral weight
33E05 Elliptic functions and integrals
14-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to algebraic geometry
14K10 Algebraic moduli of abelian varieties, classification
14H10 Families, moduli of curves (algebraic)
14K30 Picard schemes, higher Jacobians
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