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The King of the white elephant by Pridi Banomyong.

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Published by distributed by Klet Thai Co., and Song Sayam Co .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Čhakkraphat,
  • Fiction

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13159216M
ISBN 109743351698
ISBN 109789743351693
OCLC/WorldCa30836016

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