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The future and the past: a translation and study of the Gukansho, an interpretative history of Japan written in 1219 by Jien (1155-1225) - First Edition - 1979 - from MW Books Ltd. (SKU: 370657)

The future and the past: a translation and study of the Gukansho, an interpretative history of Japan written in 1219

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The future and the past: a translation and study of the Gukansho, an interpretative history of Japan written in 1219

by Jien (1155-1225)

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0520034600
ISBN 13
9780520034600
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Berkeley : University of California Press, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust-wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Physical description: xiv, 479 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. Subjects: Japan History To 1333. Genre: History. Language: English.

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Bookseller
MW Books Ltd. IE (IE)
Bookseller's Inventory #
370657
Title
The future and the past: a translation and study of the Gukansho, an interpretative history of Japan written in 1219
Author
Jien (1155-1225)
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0520034600
ISBN 13
9780520034600
Publisher
Berkeley : University of California Press
Place of Publication
Berkeley
Date Published
1979

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