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Chamberlain, Basil Hall 1850-1935

Overview
Works: 260 works in 1,020 publications in 3 languages and 6,441 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  History  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fairy tales  Conversation and phrase books  Folklore  Juvenile works  Legends  Art 
Roles: Translator, Compiler, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: DS821, 915.2
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Most widely held works by Basil Hall Chamberlain
Things Japanese : being notes on various subjects connected with Japan for the use of travellers and others by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
96 editions published between 1850 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An engaging collection about everything from the abacus to zoology in Japan, designed to preserve knowledge about a society that was modernizing beyond recognition. This book remains an erudite source of information about culture, history, art, religion, and daily life
A handbook for travellers in Japan including the whole empire from Saghalien to Formosa by John Murray (Firm) ( Book )
88 editions published between 1891 and 2000 in English and French and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japanese things; being notes on various subjects connected with Japan, for the use of travelers and others by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
29 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armchair travelers beware!Japanese Things will lure you out of your cozy, comfy home and chair to an unusual country with bewitching manners and customs?and once you have succumbed to its spell you will never be the same. Here in one neat package you will meet the flavor, charm, and piquancy of old Japan?a revised reprint of one of the indispensable books on Japan, by the late Prof. Basil Hall Chamberlain,eminent British scholar who in the latter part of the 19th century "taught Japanese and Japan to the Japanese." Many books in one, this monumental compilation contains such diversified subjec
A handbook of colloquial Japanese by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
40 editions published between 1888 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Kojiki : records of ancient matters ( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aino folk-tales. By Basil Hall Chamberlain. With introduction by Edward B. Taylor by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
24 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Aino (Ainu?) are the culture on the northernmost Japanese island, and this is a collection of their folk tales. These were first written down in 1888 shortly after the first (or one of the first) missions to study them as a culture. The stories were transcribed exactly as they were heard or remembered
The classical poetry of the Japanese by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
25 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simplified grammar of the Japanese language (Modern written style) by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
23 editions published between 1924 and 1944 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A practical introduction to the study of Japanese writing (Moji no shirube) by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
32 editions published between 1899 and 2001 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japanese fairy tales by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
7 editions published between 1918 and 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japanese poetry by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
14 editions published between 1910 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Translation of "Ko-ji-ki"; or, "Records of ancient matters," by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
8 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ko-ji-ki: "Records of ancient matters," by Yasumaro Ō ( Book )
18 editions published between 1882 and 1973 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The way of contentment ; and, Women and wisdom of Japan (Greater learning for women) by Ekiken Kaibara ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The silly jelly-fish by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
21 editions published between 1887 and 1969 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fable explaining why jellyfish have no bones
Women and wisdom of Japan by Ekiken Kaibara ( Book )
10 editions published between 1905 and 1914 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The serpent with eight heads by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
23 editions published between 1886 and 1955 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les rimes impérissables; huit siècles de poésie française by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
4 editions published in 1927 in French and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sino-Japanese War, 1894-1895 : the noted Basil Hall Chamberlain collection and a private collection by Nathan Chaīkin ( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simplified grammar of the Japanese language (modern written style) by Basil Hall Chamberlain ( Book )
15 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.70 (from 0.07 for The silly ... to 1.00 for Igirisujin ...)
Alternative Names
Čamberlén, B. Ch. 1850-1935
Chamberlain, B. H.
Chamberlain, B. H. 1850-1935
Chamberlain, B. H. (Basil Hall), 1850-1935
Chamberlain, Basil H.
Chamberlain, Basil H. 1850-1935
Chamberlain, Basil Hall
Chenbaren, B. H.
Chenbaren, B. H., 1850-1935
Chenbaren, Bajiru Hōru
Chenbaren Bajiru Hōru 1850-1935
Hall, Basil 1850-1935
Hall Chamberlain, Basil 1850-1935
بازل هول تشامبرلين، 1850-1935
チェンバレン, B. H
チェンバレン, バジル・ホール
チャムバレイン
チャムブレン, バジル ホール
チャンバーレーン
チャンブレン
バジル・ホール・チェンバレン, 1850-1935
Languages
English (502)
Japanese (36)
French (8)
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