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Selections from Japanese literature (12th to 19th centuries)

F. J Daniels

Selections from Japanese literature (12th to 19th centuries)

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by F. J Daniels

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Published by L. Humphries in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese literature -- Translations into English,
  • English literature -- Translations from Japanese

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranscriptions and translations by members of the Japanese seminar, School of Oriental and African Studies. General editor: F. J. Daniels
    ContributionsUniversity of London. School of Oriental and African Studies
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 183 p.
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14650152M
    LC Control Number67123930

    The Records of Ancient Matters is then the oldest extant book of the Japanese people -- indeed, according to W. G. Aston, it is the first book written in any Turanian tongue. 3 Chamberlain regards it as the most important book in all the mass of Japanese literature. "It is the most important because it has preserved for us more faithfully than. Every genre and style, from the celebrated No plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, find a place in this book. An introduction by Donald Keene places the selections in their proper historical context, allowing the readers to enjoy the book both as literature and as .

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    Book from Project Gutenberg: Japanese Literature: Including Selections from Genji Monogatari and Classical Poetry and Drama of Japan. Shortly after ‘Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage‘ was published in , it was announced that Haruki Murakami’s first two novellas ‘Hear the Wind Sing’ and ‘Pinball, ’ would be retranslated and reissued in English. Originally published in Japan in and respectively, the English translations by Alfred Birnbaum have long been out of print.


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