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Hibbett, Howard

Overview
Works: 103 works in 332 publications in 3 languages and 5,333 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Love stories  Anecdotes  Poetry  History 
Roles: Translator, Author of introduction, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: PL839.A7, 895.634
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Most widely held works by Howard Hibbett
Contemporary Japanese literature : an anthology of fiction, film, and other writing since 1945 by Howard Hibbett ( Book )
34 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The floating world in Japanese fiction by Howard Hibbett ( Book )
39 editions published between 1959 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Criticism of the tales of the Ukiyo, or floating world, with selections reflecting manners, morals, and arts of the Genroku era, 1680-1740. Illustrated with the familiar ukiyo-e woodcuts
Seven Japanese tales by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
27 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In these seven stories, Tanizaki, the author of The Makioka Sisters explores the territory where love becomes self-annihilation, where the contemplation of beauty gives way to fetishism, and where tradition becomes an instrument of refined cruelty. A young man is erotically imprisoned by the memory of his mother. A tattoo artist transforms the body of an exquisite woman into teeming canvas of her inner nature. A beautiful blink musician exacts the ultimate sacrifice from the man who both her lover and her disciple. These and other gripping scenarios of possession are told with such
Modern Japanese : a basic reader by Howard Hibbett ( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The key ; and, Diary of a mad old man by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chrysanthemum and the fish : Japanese humor since the age of the Shoguns by Howard Hibbett ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quicksand by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sonoko Kakiuchi is a cultured Osaka lady, unfortunately widowed young. But her story is unsettlingly at odds with her image. It is a tale of infatuation and deceit, of deliberate evil. Its theme is humiliation, its victim Sonoko's mild-mannered husband. At is centre-- seductive, manipulating, enslaving-- is one of Tanizaki's most extraordinary characters, the beautiful and corrupt art student, Mitsuko."--Publisher description
A portrait of Shunkin / Shunkin shō / Tanizaki Jun'ichiro ; yakusha Hawādo S. Hebitto by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in Japanese and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beauty and sadness by Yasunari Kawabata ( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Japanse schrijver van middelbare leeftijd maakt heel wat los als hij zijn vroegere minnares wil weerzien
Diary of a mad old man by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The key by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a dying marriage, told in the form of parallel diaries. After nearly 30 years of marriage, a dried-up, middle-aged professor frenziedly strives for new heights of carnal pleasure with his repressed, dissatisfied wife, resorting to stimulants galore for her. During the day, they record their adventures of the previous night
Modern Japanese by Howard Hibbett ( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edo no warai ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in Japanese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harp of Burma by Michio Takeyama ( Book )
14 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winner of the prestigious Mainichi Shuppan Bunkasho prize, and the subject of an acclaimed film by Ichikawa Kon, Harp of Burma is the story of a company of Japanese soldiers who are losing a desperate campaign against British forces in the jungles of Burma during World War II. In the midst of overwhelming challenges they discover the power of music to make even the toughest situations tolerable, and though they face inevitable defeat, singing the songs of their homeland revives their will to live
Warai to sōzō ( Book )
in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Shunkin = Shunkin shō by Junʼichirō Tanizaki ( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haikai on love : a hundred-verse linked sequence by Tantan Matsuki ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The peony lantern by Ryōi Asai ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asakusa kannon, Ryōgoku Bridge by Seiken Terakado ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Copying bird calls : a hundred linked haikai by Sōin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hibbett, H.
Hibbett, Howard S.
Hibbett, Howard S., 1920-....
Hibbett, Howard S. Jr
Hibbett, Howard Scott
Hibbett, Howard Scott, 1920-
Hibetto, Hawādo S.
Hibetto, Hawādo S., 1920-
ヒベット, ハワード
ヒベット, ハワード・S
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