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Japan and her people

Anna C. Hartshorne

Japan and her people

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Published by H. T. Coates & co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- Description and travel.,
  • Japan -- Social life and customs.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS809 .H33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23721172M
    LC Control Number02018220
    OCLC/WorldCa1127163


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