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The World of the Shining Prince
Court Life in Ancient Japan

Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English.

First Sentence

IN 784 the emperor gave orders that his capital should be moved from the temple city of Heijo (Nara), where it had been during most of the century, to Nagaoka, some thirty miles to the north.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL7346680M
Internet Archive worldofshiningpr00morr
ISBN 10 0140054790
ISBN 13 9780140054798
Library Thing 25001
Goodreads 7323393



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