A Grammar of the Japanese written language

by Aston, W. G.

Publisher: Lane, Crawford in London:bLuzac, Yokohama

Written in English
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  • Japanese language,
  • Grammar

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On cover: Luzac"s oriental grammar series, v.

Statementby W.G. Aston
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 198, lxviii, [6] p. ;
Number of Pages198
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Open LibraryOL24831551M

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