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Twilight in the Forbidden city

Sir Reginald Fleming Johnston

Twilight in the Forbidden city

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Published by V. Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puyi, -- 1906-1967,
  • China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949.,
  • China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901.,
  • Beijing (China)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a preface by the Emperor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS774 J6 1934
    The Physical Object
    Pagination486 p. :
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17346020M


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