4 edition of Thai literary traditions found in the catalog.
by Institute of Thai Studies, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok
Written in English
Fourteen papers on Thai literature presented at fifth International Conference on Thai Studies held at School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, July 1992.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Manas Chitakasem.|
|Contributions||Manat Chitakasem., International Conference on Thai Studies (5th : 1992 : School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London)|
|LC Classifications||PL4200 .A515 T46 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 298 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||298|
|LC Control Number||95945668|
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