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Horatio Nelson Lay

King, John

Horatio Nelson Lay

a pioneer of British influence in the Far East.

by King, John

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Published in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesJournal of the American Asiatic Association -- 14:2
ContributionsLay, Horatio Nelson.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p.49-54
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19382101M

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