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The East Asian story finder : a guide to 468 tales from China, Japan and Korea, listing subjects and sources

Author: Sharon Elswit
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A reference guide to 468 stories and folktales from China, Japan, and Korea, this book aims to lead storytellers, folklorists, teachers, and librarians to both popular and lesser-known East Asian stories. The book includes a comprehensive title index along with a subject index. Two appendices provide a list of stories organized by country and a glossary"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Bibliography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Elswit, Sharon.
East Asian story finder.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2009
(DLC) 2009006464
(OCoLC)315236688
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Elswit
ISBN: 9780786453559 0786453559
OCLC Number: 431326666
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 280 pages)
Contents: Kindness rewarded and lessons learned --
Cherishing the earth and all living things --
Of wonders, magical objects, and enchantment --
Supernatural loves --
Devotion --
Strange events and ghostly encounters --
The power of dreams --
Supernatural creatures : tangling with tengu, tokkaebi, yamaubas, kappa, ogres --
The heroes : there is no danger which these women and men will not brave for the good of all --
Propitious births and extraordinary children --
Animal fables --
Tricksters and fools --
The way things are --
The problem solvers.
Responsibility: Sharon Barcan Elswit.

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