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Tʻao the hermit

Tao, Qian

Tʻao the hermit

sixty poems by Tʻao Chʻien (365-427)

by Tao, Qian

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTranslated, introduced and annotated by William Acker.
ContributionsAcker, William Reynolds Beal, 1907- tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL2997.T3 A22
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6131972M
LC Control Number53003610
OCLC/WorldCa1088722

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