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Kyoto, north & south a survey of Kyoto Prefecture.

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Published by Kyoto Prefectural Government, Japan in [Kyoto] .
Written in English


  • Kyoto (Japan : Prefecture)

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Edition Notes

ContributionsKyoto (Japan : Prefecture)
LC ClassificationsDS894.69.K95 K96 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3831513M
LC Control Number81144392

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