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life of an amorous woman and other writings

Ihara, Saikaku

life of an amorous woman and other writings

by Ihara, Saikaku

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Published by Corgi Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited and translated by Ivan Morris.
SeriesUnesco Collection of representative works
ContributionsMorris, Ivan, 1925-1976.
The Physical Object
Pagination403p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13965326M

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