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The republic of wine

by Mo, Yan

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Published by Hamish Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mo, Yan, 1956- -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMo Yan ; translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2886.O1684 J5813 2000a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 355 p.
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6843055M
    ISBN 10024113661X
    LC Control Number00343446

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