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A history of writing in Japan

Author: Christopher Seeley
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A survey of the development of writing systems in Japan, from the time of the earliest written records to the post-war period. It provides basic information on Japanese palaeography, references to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Seeley
ISBN: 082482217X 9780824822170
OCLC Number: 42952959
Notes: Originally published: Leiden : E.J. Brill, 1991.
Description: x, 243 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Christopher Seeley.

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"The most comprehensive, in-depth and readable history of the Japanese writing system available in English."

 
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