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Concise Chinese-English dictionary

CheМ‚ng Kuo

Concise Chinese-English dictionary

by CheМ‚ng Kuo

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Published by C. E. Tuttle Co. in Tokyo, Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementromanized by James C. Quo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL1455 .K8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 225 p.
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5800974M
    LC Control Number60014372

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Detailed plot synopsis reviews of A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers A year-old girl from China travels to London to study English and meets a man with whom she explores love, sex, freedom, and cultural differences.

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Guo's novel, A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers, is the first one that she wrote in English after publishing her Chinese books. It tells the journey of a young Chinese woman in London. She soon renames herself "Z" and her encounters with an unnamed Englishman spur both of them to explore their own sense of : (age 45–46), China.

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