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Four Japanese travel diaries of the Middle Ages

Herbert E. Plutschow

Four Japanese travel diaries of the Middle Ages

by Herbert E. Plutschow

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Published by China-Japan Program, Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

  • Travelers" writings, Japanese.,
  • Japanese -- Travel -- History.,
  • Geography, Medieval.,
  • Japanese diaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the Japanese with notes by Herbert Plutschow and Hideichi Fukuda and introduction by Herbert Plutschow.
    SeriesCornell University East Asia papers ; no. 25
    LC ClassificationsMLCM 81/1056
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. ; 28 cm.
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3856115M
    LC Control Number81175514

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