In Samarkand poems & verseliterations by CeМЃsar Ruiz Aquino

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Published by University of Santo Tomas Pub. House in España, Manila .

Written in English

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Other titlesPoems & verseliterations
StatementCesar Ruiz Aquino.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2008/00428 (P)
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 148 p. ;
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16525219M
ISBN 109789715064576
LC Control Number2008313245
OCLC/WorldCa193916985

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