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Travels to real and imaginary lands

Giuliano BertuМЃccioli

Travels to real and imaginary lands

two lectures on East Asia

by Giuliano BertuМЃccioli

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Published by Istituto italiano di cultura, Scuolo di studi sull"Asia orientale in Kyoto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • China,
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Carletti, Francesco, 1573?-1636.,
    • Voyages around the world.,
    • Explorers -- Italy -- Biography.,
    • Japan -- Description and travel.,
    • China -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Giuliano Bertuccioli. With an appendix, Francesco Carletti on slavery and oppression / by Antonino Forte.
      SeriesOccasional papers / Italian School of East Asian Studies ;, 2, Occasional papers (Istituto italiano di cultura (Kyoto, Japan). Scuolo di studi sull"Asia orientale) ;, 2.
      ContributionsForte, Antonino.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG420.C325 B47 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 85 p. :
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1517624M
      LC Control Number93203222
      OCLC/WorldCa26071708

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