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Published by Pearlmak Pub. in Mississauga, Ont .
Written in English


  • Qu, Yilin, -- 1908-,
  • Chinese poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • Chinese poetry.,
  • Yangtze River (China) -- Poetry.,
  • Yangtze River (China) -- In art.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPu chin Chʻang-chiang kan kun lai
Statementedited and translated by Jian Guoru ; paintings by Qu Yilin.
GenreTranslations into English., Poetry.
ContributionsJian, Guoru, 1939-, Qu, Yilin, 1908-
LC ClassificationsPL2658.E3 M54 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination133 p. :
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20816375M
ISBN 100968347207

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