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4 edition of In forbidden China. found in the catalog.

In forbidden China.

The D"Ollone mission 1906-1909; China--Tibet--Mongolia

by Ollone, Henri Marie Gustave vicomte d"

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Published by Small, Maynard and company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China -- Description and travel,
  • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel,
  • Asia, Central -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Vicomte d"Ollone, tr. from the French of the 2d ed. by Bernard Miall; with 146 illustrations, a map, and a portrait.
    ContributionsMiall, Bernard, 1876-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS710 .O5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p., 1 L.,
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22883401M
    LC Control Number12040673
    OCLC/WorldCa2963280

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