Modern Chinese stories.

by K. M. Panikkar

Publisher: Ranjit Printers & Publishers in Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 429 Downloads: 877
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  • Short stories, Chinese -- Translations into English
  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Huang Ku̓n.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1.P185 Mo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination429 p.
    Number of Pages429
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6207961M
    LC Control Number56028858
    OCLC/WorldCa7085306

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