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The world of ancient China

by J.-B Grosier

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Published by Gifford in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtext by J.-B. Grosier ; translated [from the French] by Lana Castellano and Christina Campbell-Thomson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS721 .G8813
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5243373M
      ISBN 100707104033
      LC Control Number75315015

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