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Stories from Chinese mythology

Stories from Chinese mythology

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Published by Nankai University Press in Tʻien-chin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology, Chinese,
  • Folklore -- China

  • Edition Notes

    Added t.p. also in Chinese: Chung-kuo shen hua ku shih / Kʻo Wen-li, Hou Mei-hsüeh pien i.

    Other titlesChung-kuo shen hua ku shih.
    Statementtranslated and edited from Yuan Ke"s newly edited mythical stories and translation of a hundred selected myths by Ke Wen-li & Hou Mei-xue.
    ContributionsKʻo, Wen-li., Hou, Mei-hsüeh.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7, 438 p. :
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21389443M
    ISBN 107310003519
    OCLC/WorldCa27950069

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