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2 edition of Chinese mirror found in the catalog.

Chinese mirror

Moon Kwan

Chinese mirror

poems and plays.

by Moon Kwan

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Published by Printed by Sun Print. Co. in Kowloon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIntroductions by Manly Hall [and] George Sterling.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3521.W3 C5
The Physical Object
Pagination73 p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5329597M
LC Control Number72182621


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