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Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings (Kegan Paul Japan Library)

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Published by Kegan Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Residential buildings, domestic buildings,
  • General,
  • Photography,
  • Architecture,
  • Asia - General,
  • Domestic,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism,
  • History - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7780713M
    ISBN 10071030966X
    ISBN 109780710309662

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by edward s. morse. director of the peabody academy of science; late professor of zoÖlogy, university of tokio, japan; member of the national academy of science; fellow of the american academy of arts and sciences; etc.

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