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A collection of Chinese proverbs.

by W. Scarborough

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Published by American Presbyterian mission press in Shanghai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proverbs, Chinese

  • Edition Notes

    Each proverb is given in Chinese characters and transliterated, preceded by English translation.

    StatementTranslated and arranged by William Scarborough ... With an introduction, notes and copious index.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6517.C5 S4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvi, 478 p.
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6984146M
    LC Control Number07016254
    OCLC/WorldCa942704

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