5 edition of The ten thousand things found in the catalog.
Translation of: De tienduizend dingen.
|Statement||by Maria Dermoût ; translated by Hans Koning ; afterword by E.M. Beekman.|
|Series||Library of the Indies|
|LC Classifications||PT5830.D434 T513 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||314 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||314|
|LC Control Number||82021867|
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