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Guide to Japanese prose

by Alfred H. Marks

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Published by G. K. Hall in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japanese prose literature -- Translations into English -- Bibliography.,
    • Japan -- Civilization -- Sources -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAlfred H. Marks and Barry D. Bort.
      SeriesThe Asian literature bibliography series
      ContributionsBort, Barry D., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ3308.L5 M37, PL782.E8 M37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination150 p. ;
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5057451M
      ISBN 100816111103
      LC Control Number74020608

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