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4 edition of Japan as it is. found in the catalog.

Japan as it is.

by Japan. Imperial Japanese Commission to the Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915)

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Published by Printed by the Japan Times Press in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan

  • Edition Notes

    StatementComp. by H.I.J.M."s commission to the Panama-Pacific international exposition, San Francisco, 1915 ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., vi, 529, [1] p.
    Number of Pages529
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22097982M
    OCLC/WorldCa13301712

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