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Progress of oriental science in America during 1888.

Cyrus Adler

Progress of oriental science in America during 1888.

by Cyrus Adler

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oriental philology -- History,
  • Oriental philology -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Cyrus Adler, PH. D.
    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesSmithsonian Institution. Board of Regents. Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution -- 1888.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .S66 1888
    The Physical Object
    Pagination675-702 p.
    Number of Pages702
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20701829M
    LC Control Number30000274
    OCLC/WorldCa27279037

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