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History of Chinese paper currency = [Chung-kuo chih pi chih yen ko] by King-on Mao

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Published by K.O. Mao in Kowloon, Hong Kong .
Written in English



  • China


  • Paper money -- China -- Catalogs.

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Other titlesChung-kuo chih pi chih yen ko.
Statementby King O. Mao.
LC ClassificationsHG1287 .M36
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-2 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4859870M
LC Control Number75838455

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