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The Chinese novel at the turn ofthe century

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese fiction -- Ching dynasty, 1644-1912 -- History and criticism -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Milena Doleželová-Velingerová.
    ContributionsDolezelová-Velingerová, Milena.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22252113M
    ISBN 100802054730

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