Reprint. Originally published: Kuala Lumpur : R. van Gulik, 1964.
|Statement||Robert van Gulik.|
|LC Classifications||PR9130.9.G8 G5 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||137 p. :|
|Number of Pages||137|
|LC Control Number||88111610|
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