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Folktales from the Japanese countryside

Author: Hiroko Fujita; Fran Stallings; Harold Wright; Miki Sakurai
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, ©2008.
Series: World folklore series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains stories which range from animal tales and tales of supernatural beings to stories about village characters and priests and their apprentices. This book includes a background on the country  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fujita, Hiroko, 1937-
Folktales from the Japanese countryside.
Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, ©2008
(DLC) 2007017727
(OCoLC)137325039
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hiroko Fujita; Fran Stallings; Harold Wright; Miki Sakurai
ISBN: 9780313095719 031309571X
OCLC Number: 230825009
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 196 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), map.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface A Brief History of Japan by Harold Wright Storytelling in Japan by Miki Sakurai About These Stories Part I: Stories of Animals Part II: Stories of Village People Part III: Stories of Priests and Apprentices Part IV: Stories of Strange Happenings Part V: Stories of Yamanbas Part VI: Stories of Supernatural Creatures Foods, Games, and Crafts Comments and Notes Guide to Words in This Book Bibliography Index About the Editor and Contributors
Series Title: World folklore series.
Responsibility: as told by Hiroko Fujita ; edited by Fran Stallings with Harold Wright and Miki Sakurai.
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