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Twentieth-century Chinese stories.

Chih-tsing Hsia

Twentieth-century Chinese stories.

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Short stories, Chinese -- Translations into English,
    • China -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by C. T. Hsia, with the assistance of Joseph S. M. Lau.
      SeriesCompanions to Asian studies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ1.H8435 Tw, PL2658.E8 Tw
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 239 p.
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5322327M
      ISBN 100231035896, 023103590X
      LC Control Number72173986

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