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Van-Ti, the Chinese magistrate

Van-Ti, the Chinese magistrate

and other tales of other countries.

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Published by John W. Parker in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Library"s copy formerly in the collection of the Brothers" Library, Charter House and signed by Nat Schmulowitz.

Other titlesVan-Ti and other tales
SeriesParker"s collections in popular literature
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p. :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23093454M

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