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Harvard East Asian Monographs 185

Prayer and Play in Late Tokugawa Japan

Asakusa Sensōji and Edo Society

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HARDCOVER

$42.00 • £33.95 • €38.00

ISBN 9780674002401

Publication Date: 04/15/2000

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320 pages

6 x 9 inches

13 line illustrations, 5 tables

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Nam-lin Hur is Professor of the History of Japan and Religious Culture at the University of British Columbia.

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