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Published in Nanking .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China)

Subjects:

  • Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China) -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Much of the information was taken from Père Gaillard"s Nankin d"alors et d"aujourd"hui.

StatementRev. and enl. under the auspices of the Literary Section of the Nanking Woman"s Club.
ContributionsGaillard, Louis, 1850-1900., Nanking Woman"s Club. Literary Section.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS796.N2 S53 1933
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5346984M
LC Control Number72213605

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