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Historic Shanghai

by C. A. Montalto de Jesus

  • 167 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by The Shanghai Mercury, limited in Shanghai .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Shanghai (China)
    • Subjects:
    • Shanghai (China) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby C. A. Montalto de Jesus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS796.S2 M7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., iv p., 1 l., [v]-viii p., 1 l., [ix]-xxviii, 257, [5] p.
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7016345M
      LC Control Number10004203
      OCLC/WorldCa5339784

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