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Brief Guide to Research in East Asian Studies: Dictionaries

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The Oxford Chinese dictionary
The Oxford Chinese dictionary: English-Chinese - Chinese English = [Niujin Ying Han, Han Ying ci dian].

University Library REF PL 1455 O88 2010

Han Yu Da Ci Dian
University Library REF PL 1420 H36X 2008



The Kodansha Kanji dictionary

University Library REF PL 677.5 N73 2013

Kodansha's furigana Japanese dictionary: Japanese-English, English-Japanese

University Library REF PL 679 K387 2012

Tuttle concise Japanese dictionary: Japanese-English English-Japanese

University Library REF PL 679 M452 2012


Oxford advanced learner's English-Korean dictionary

Dewey Library REF PE 1498.2 K67 O94X 2008

Dong-A's prime Korean-English dictionary

University Library REF PL 937 E5 D66 1996


The Princeton dictionary of Buddhism

Online / BQ 130 P75 2014 WWW

Historical dictionary of Buddhism

University Library REF BQ 130 P74 2009


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