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Poetry of the Yuan Dynasty (Faculty of Asian Studies Monographs, 5)

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Published by Australian National University, Research Scho .
Written in English


  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Poetry,
  • Chinese,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • History and criticism,
  • Chinese poetry,
  • Translations into English,
  • Yuan dynasty, 1260-1368

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Number of Pages364
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Open LibraryOL8331239M
ISBN 100867845228
ISBN 109780867845228

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