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The Pleasures of Japanese Literature
     

The Pleasures of Japanese Literature

by Donald Keene, William T. De Bary
 

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ISBN-10: 0231067364

ISBN-13: 9780231067362

Pub. Date: 11/30/1988

Publisher: Columbia University Press

-These graceful essays . . . answer many questions Western readers may have about pre-modern Japanese poetry, fiction, theatre, and aesthetics. . . . It is an excellent summing up for those familiar with Japanese literature and will entice those with some knowledge to read more. -The New York Times Book Review

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-These graceful essays . . . answer many questions Western readers may have about pre-modern Japanese poetry, fiction, theatre, and aesthetics. . . . It is an excellent summing up for those familiar with Japanese literature and will entice those with some knowledge to read more. -The New York Times Book Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231067362
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
11/30/1988
Series:
Companions to Asian Studies Series
Pages:
133
Product dimensions:
5.85(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.72(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

PrefaceIllustrations1. Japanese Aesthetics2. Japanese Poetry3. The Uses of Japanese Poetry4. Japanese Fiction5. Japanese TheaterSuggested ReadingIndex

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