Living China

modern Chinese short stories
  • 360 Pages
  • 1.98 MB
  • English

Harrap , London
Statementcompiled and edited by Edgar Snow ; with an introduction by the editor and an essay on modern Chinese literature by Nym Wales.
ContributionsSnow, Edgar, 1905-1972., Snow, Helen Foster, 1907-
The Physical Object
Pagination360p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19672652M

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