Black Walls and Other Stories by Liu Xinwu

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Published by Cheng & Tsui .

Written in English

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  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Chinese (Language) Contemporary Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Translations into English,
  • Liu, Hsin-wu

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Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9161322M
ISBN 109627255068
ISBN 109789627255062

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