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Modern Japanese fiction, 1868-1926.

Mitsuo Nakamura

Modern Japanese fiction, 1868-1926.

by Mitsuo Nakamura

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Published by Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai in Tokyo .
Written in English


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SeriesJapanese life and culture
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Open LibraryOL13965928M

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