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Tales of the turquoise

Corneille Jest

Tales of the turquoise

a pilgrimage in Dolpo

by Corneille Jest

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Published by Mandala Book Point in Kathmandu, Nepal .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Tibet.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- China -- Tibet.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-190).

      StatementCorneille Jest ; translated from the French by Margaret Stein.
      ContributionsStein, Margaret.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR337 .J4713 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination194 p. :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1062288M
      LC Control Number93907815

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