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The last of China"s literati

Bell Yung

The last of China"s literati

the music, poetry, and life of Tsar Teh-yun

by Bell Yung

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Published by Hong Kong University Press in Hong Kong .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cai, Deyun,
  • Women musicians -- China -- Biography,
  • Musicians -- China -- Biography,
  • Qin (Musical instrument),
  • Women poets -- Biography,
  • Intellectuals -- China -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-169) and index.

    StatementBell Yung.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML419.C25 Y86 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 180 p. :
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24021928M
    ISBN 109622099165
    ISBN 109789622099166
    LC Control Number2008438061

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