Home life in China
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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


  • China -- Social life and customs.

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Statementby Isaac Taylor Headland.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 319 p., [16] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18598684M

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