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traditional arts of Japan

H. Batterson Boger

traditional arts of Japan

a complete illustrated guide.

by H. Batterson Boger

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Published by W.H. Allen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography and index.

The Physical Object
Pagination351p. :
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16716976M

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