An introduction to Vietnamese literature
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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Vietnamese literature -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

StatementMaurice M. Durand and Nguyen Tran Huan ; translated from the French by D.M. Hawke.
ContributionsNguyẽ̂n, Trà̂n Huân.
LC ClassificationsPL4378 .D813 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 213 p. ;
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2850471M
LC Control Number84012754

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