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Breaking into Japanese literature : seven modern classics in parallel text

Author: 夏目漱石, 芥川龍之介, ; Giles Murray; Sōseki Natsume; Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International : Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha America, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a graded reader for Japanese literature. There are 7 stories, 4 by Sōseki and 3 by Akutagawa, representing 3 different reading levels. In each case the story is presented in Japanese and English with a running dictionary of terms used. An audio version of the stories is available as MP3 files on the Internet.
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Genre/Form: Readers
Named Person: Sōseki Natsume; Ryūnosuke Akutagawa; Ryūnosuke Akutagawa; Sōseki Natsume; Sōseki Natsume; Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: 夏目漱石, 芥川龍之介, ; Giles Murray; Sōseki Natsume; Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 4770028997 9784770028990
OCLC Number: 52000425
Language Note: Text in English and Japanese; colophon in Japanese.
Description: 239, [1] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Natsume Sōseki. The first night ; The third night ; The fifth night ; The seventh night --
Akutagawa Ryūnosuke. In a grove ; The nose ; Rashōmon.
Other Titles: Nihongo o yomu tame no nanatsu no monogatari
Responsibility: Giles Murray.

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Seven famous Japanese stories in different genres - from comedy to horror - are presented here, in a bilingual format for students of Japanese. Each page of Japanese contains a full English  Read more...

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