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Published by Institute of Thai Studies, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thai literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses

  • About the Edition

    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.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Manas Chitakasem.
    ContributionsManat Chitakasem., International Conference on Thai Studies (5th : 1992 : School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL4200 .A515 T46 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL958794M
    ISBN 109746311751
    LC Control Number95945668

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