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The Five Thousand Dictionary

A Chinese-English Pocket Dictionary and Index to the Character Cards of the College of Chinese Studies, California College in China, Rev. American ed., based on the fifth Peking ed

Compiled by Courtenay H. Fenn

Assisted by Chin Hsien Tseng

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ISBN 9780674333666

Publication Date: 01/01/1963

696 pages

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