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4 edition of A History of Chinese Influence on German Literature found in the catalog.

A History of Chinese Influence on German Literature

by Maoping Wei

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • German,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • European - German

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8790854M
    ISBN 101583483586
    ISBN 109781583483589
    OCLC/WorldCa43959360

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