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Pearls in the shell

best loved short verses from the Chinese language

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Published by Asian Humanities Press in Fremont, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese poetry -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesBest loved short verses from the Chinese language
    Statementedited and translated by J.S. Soong.
    ContributionsSoong, J. S., 1918-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2658.E3 P43 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL379084M
    ISBN 100895819422
    LC Control Number98041189

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