The Emperor"s Pearl
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The Emperor"s Pearl by Robert Hans van Gulik

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Published by David & Charles Publishers .
Written in English


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SeriesJudge Dee (8)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7507413M
ISBN 10043482559X
ISBN 109780434825592
OCLC/WorldCa221412750

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