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4 edition of Chinese mirror found in the catalog.

Chinese mirror

Florence Wheelock Ayscough

Chinese mirror

being reflections of the reality behind appearance.

by Florence Wheelock Ayscough

  • 40 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Gordon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Social life and customs.,
    • China -- Description and travel.,
    • China -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith drawings by Lucille Douglass.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS721 .A8 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination p. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5054336M
      ISBN 100879681675
      LC Control Number74016499

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