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Bridge of the Brocade Sash

Sacheverell Sitwell

Bridge of the Brocade Sash

travels and observations in Japan.

by Sacheverell Sitwell

  • 291 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Description and travel.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS811 .S5 1959
      The Physical Object
      Pagination314 p.
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5806002M
      LC Control Number60027936
      OCLC/WorldCa2132895


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