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Daily life in the forbibben city

Wan Yi

Daily life in the forbibben city

the Qing Dynasty, 1644-1912

by Wan Yi

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Published by Viking in Middlesex, England .
Written in English


Edition Notes

PRIORITY 2.

Statementchief compilers, Wan Yi, Wang Shuquing, Lu Yanzhen ; translated by Rosemary Scott and Erica Shipley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsIN RPCESS
The Physical Object
Pagination327 p. ;
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2409813M
ISBN 100670811645
LC Control Number87050824

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