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Cousin Felix meets the Buddha and other encounters in China and Tibet

Lincoln Kaye

Cousin Felix meets the Buddha and other encounters in China and Tibet

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Distributed in Canada by Douglas & McIntyre in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kaye, Lincoln, -- 1947- -- Journeys -- China,
  • China -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Gift of Henry G. Schwarz

    StatementLincoln Kaye ; illustrated by Mei-lang Hsu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS712 .K39 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 394 p. :
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15537863M
    ISBN 100374299986
    LC Control Number2002022967
    OCLC/WorldCa49226047

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