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Japan as seen and described by famous writers

Esther Singleton

Japan as seen and described by famous writers

by Esther Singleton

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Published by Dodd, Mead and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and translated by Esther Singleton.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 372 p., [39] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22914651M

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