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All the best in Japan and the Orient

Sydney Clark

All the best in Japan and the Orient

including Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and the Philippines.

by Sydney Clark

  • 124 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • East Asia
    • Subjects:
    • East Asia -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA Sydney Clark travel book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS811 .C5 1964
      The Physical Object
      Pagination401 p.
      Number of Pages401
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5911417M
      LC Control Number64013084
      OCLC/WorldCa3960518


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