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5 edition of The urbane imagination = found in the catalog.

The urbane imagination =

D. W. Y. Kwok

The urbane imagination =

[Wen hsin tʻien kung] : ideas of civilization in the Chinese garden

by D. W. Y. Kwok

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Gardens, Chinese.,
    • Gardens -- China -- History.,
    • China -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesWen hsin tʻien kung
      StatementD.W.W. Kwok.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB457.55 .K96 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination73 p. :
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL709568M
      ISBN 100787237426
      LC Control Number97073140
      OCLC/WorldCa38409579

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