4 edition of Stories of everyday life in modern China found in the catalog.
|Statement||told by Chinese and done into English by T. Watters.|
|LC Classifications||DS721 .W34|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii p. 226 p.|
|Number of Pages||226|
|LC Control Number||47039816|
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