5 edition of Literary life in Tōkyō, 1885-1915 found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Thirty years in Tōkyō.|
|Statement||translated with full annotations and an introduction by Kenneth G. Henshall.|
|Contributions||Henshall, Kenneth G.|
|LC Classifications||PL817.A8 Z46813 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 292 p. :|
|Number of Pages||292|
|LC Control Number||87000703|
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