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Chinese women writers

a collection of short stories by Chinese women writers of the 1920s and 30s


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Published by Joint Pub. Co. in Hongkong .
Written in English

  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into English.,
    • Chinese fiction -- Women authors -- Translations into English.,
    • Women -- China -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Colophon title in Chinese: Zhongguo nü zuo jia xiao shuo xuan.

      Other titlesZhongguo nü zuo jia xiao shuo xuan.
      Statementtranslated by Jennifer Anderson & Theresa Munford.
      ContributionsAnderson, Jennifer., Munford, Theresa.
      LC ClassificationsPL2658.E8 C49 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 180 p. ;
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2753714M
      ISBN 109620403576, 9620403584
      LC Control Number86106056

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