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Japanese women fiction writers

Carol Fairbanks

Japanese women fiction writers

their culture and society, 1890s to 1990s : English language source

by Carol Fairbanks

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese fiction -- 20th century -- Stories, plots, etc,
  • Japanese fiction -- Meiji period, 1868-1912 -- Stories, plots, etc,
  • Japanese fiction -- Women authors -- Bio-bibliography,
  • Japanese fiction -- Translations into English -- Bio-bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementCarol Fairbanks
    GenreStories, plots, etc, Bio-bibliography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL747.65 .F35 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 647 p. ;
    Number of Pages647
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17045429M
    ISBN 100810840863
    LC Control Number2002020691

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