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Things Japanese being notes on various subjects connected with Japan for the use of travellers and others by Basil Hall Chamberlain

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English



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Statementby Basil Hall Chamberlain...
LC ClassificationsDS821 .C436
The Physical Object
Pagination473 p.
Number of Pages473
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7001834M
LC Control Number08031284

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