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Literary life in Tōkyō, 1885-1915

Tayama Katai"s memoirs "Thirty years in Tōkyō"

by Tayama, Katai

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Published by Brill in Leiden, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tayama, Katai, 1871-1930.,
  • Authors, Japanese -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThirty years in Tōkyō.
    Statementtranslated with full annotations and an introduction by Kenneth G. Henshall.
    ContributionsHenshall, Kenneth G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL817.A8 Z46813 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2372686M
    ISBN 109004081194
    LC Control Number87000703

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