3 edition of Japanese women fiction writers found in the catalog.
Japanese women fiction writers
Includes bibliographical references and index
|Genre||Stories, plots, etc, Bio-bibliography|
|LC Classifications||PL747.65 .F35 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 647 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||647|
|LC Control Number||2002020691|
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