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Tales of Old Japan

Tales of Old Japan

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by Algernon B. Mitford
     
 

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With almost an additional 15 illustrations this book that's already most absorbing read (with almost 3 dozens of B/W illustrations) [and especially to the myth readers] is now more entertaining and intriguing.
Pertaining to showcase such critically acclaimed works like the 47 Ronin (A fascinating tale of honesty, bravery, integrity and vengeance), stories centered

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With almost an additional 15 illustrations this book that's already most absorbing read (with almost 3 dozens of B/W illustrations) [and especially to the myth readers] is now more entertaining and intriguing.
Pertaining to showcase such critically acclaimed works like the 47 Ronin (A fascinating tale of honesty, bravery, integrity and vengeance), stories centered around the Otokodaté (warriors of socialist and philological ideology), Knights, Warriors (Samurai and Assassins), Devil, Vampires, Witches, Royal Families, Ghosts, Animals and Mythological Animals and interpreting subliminal Japanese culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840225105
Publisher:
Wordsworth Editions, Limited
Publication date:
02/15/2001
Series:
Myth, Legend and Folklore Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.34(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.73(d)

Meet the Author

Kafu Nagai (1879-1959), one of the best known and most popular of Japanese novelists during the first half of the twentieth century, had a versatile career as newspaper reporter, bank clerk, university teacher, playwright, essayist, diarist, and lecturer on woodblock prints.

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