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Murasaki Shikibu 978?-

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Works: 1,446 works in 3,623 publications in 13 languages and 30,395 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Diaries  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrated works  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Artist
Classifications: PL788.4.G4, 895.6
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Most widely held works by Murasaki Shikibu
The tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

140 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 4,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 11th century Japan, the work recounts the life of a son of a Japanese emperor, known to readers as Hikaru Genji, or "Shining Genji". For political reasons, Genji is relegated to commoner status (by being given the surname Minamoto) and begins a career as an imperial officer. The tale concentrates on Genji's romantic life and describes the customs of the aristocratic society of the time. --Wikipedia.com
The tale of Genji; a novel in six parts by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

47 editions published between 1935 and 1973 in English and Japanese and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tale of Genji is one of the world's earliest novels, written in the 11th century. The novel's plot centers on the romantic relationships of the noble hero Genji
The tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

43 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in the eleventh century, this exquisite portrait of courtly life in medieval Japan is widely celebrated as the world's first novel. Genji, the Shining Prince, is the son of an emperor. He is a passionate character whose tempestuous nature, family circumstances, love affairs, alliances, and shifting political fortunes form the core of this magnificent epic. Royall Tyler's superior translation is detailed, poetic, and superbly true to the Japanese original while allowing the modern reader to appreciate it as a contemporary treasure. Supplemented with detailed notes, glossaries, character lists, and chronologies to help the reader navigate the multigenerational narrative, this comprehensive edition presents this ancient tale in the grand style that it deserves
The sacred tree by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

18 editions published between 1926 and 1934 in English and Japanese and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

11 editions published between 1929 and 1959 in English and Japanese and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wreath of cloud, being the third part of 'The tale of Genji' by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

14 editions published between 1926 and 1932 in English and Japanese and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue trousers : being the fourth part of "The tale of Genji" by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

8 editions published in 1928 in English and Japanese and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady of the boat : being the fifth part of the "Tale of Genji" by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

10 editions published between 1900 and 1932 in English and Japanese and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bridge of dreams, being the second volume of "The lady of the boat" and the final part of "The tale of Genji" by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

12 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

21 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholarly and erotic interpretation of the eleventh-century novel, Genji monogatari (The tale of Genji)
Genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A string of flowers, untied-- : love poems from the Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

29 editions published between 1951 and 1971 in Japanese and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Dit du Genji by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une des plus grandes oeuvres de la littérature mondiale écrite, il y a près de mille ans, par une noble dame japonaise. Il s'agit d'un immense roman d'amour scandé par d'innombrables épisodes poétiques où le plaisir, la douleur et la mort tissent leurs illusions cependant si réelles. Une substantielle introduction du traducteur situe le propos de l'oeuvre et sa postérité littéraire. [SDM]
Murasaki Shikibu, her diary and poetic memoirs : a translation and study by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

42 editions published between 1884 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound with Makura no sōshi
Le Genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

10 editions published in 1959 in 4 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diaries of court ladies of old Japan by Annie Shepley Omori( Book )

13 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amano Yoshitaka has illustrated selected scenes from the Tale of Genji. Some illustrations are accompanied by text in both Japanese and English
The tale of Genji genji monogatari by Murasaki Shikibu( Book )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the Genji is presented in text form and narration with photographs and illustrations. There is a choice of English or Japanese interface. Video clips, music, and virtual reality further illustrate Japanese culture of the time
 
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The tale of Genji
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