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Early Western books on Asia

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Broad Subject China studies
General - Arts and Humanities
Summary Approximately 1,000 volumes from HKU Special Collections in Western languages on Asia, with dates earlier than 1924, have been selected and digitized in this project.
Publisher Hong Kong University Libraries
Language English
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