Lesser Known Japanese Poetry Classics (East Asian Poetry in Translation Ser Vol 7)
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Lesser Known Japanese Poetry Classics (East Asian Poetry in Translation Ser Vol 7) by Howard S. Levy

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Published by Oriental Book Store .
Written in English


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FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL11341413M
ISBN 100899863027
ISBN 109780899863023

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