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anthology of Chinese verse Han, Wei, Chin and the Northern and Southern dynasties by J. D. Frodsham

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Published by Clarendon P. in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Chinese poetry -- Translations into English.

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Statementtranslated and annotated by J.D. Frodsham with the collaboration of Chʻeng Hsi.
SeriesOxford library of East Asian literatures
ContributionsChʻeng, Hsi, 1919-
LC ClassificationsPL2658.E3 F7
The Physical Object
Paginationxliii, 198 p.
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5580658M
LC Control Number67095155

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