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Lake of heaven : an original translation of the Japanese novel

Author: Michiko Ishimure; Bruce Allen
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, ©2008.
Series: AsiaWorld.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ishimure, Michiko, 1927-
Lake of heaven.
Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, c2008
(OCoLC)609237547
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michiko Ishimure; Bruce Allen
ISBN: 9780739124628 0739124625 9780739124635 0739124633 9780739131374 0739131370
OCLC Number: 233591956
Description: xv, 340 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Translator's Introduction Chapter 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 1. Birds Leaving Chapter 4 2. Oki No Miya Chapter 5 3. Moonshadow Bridge Chapter 6 4. Water Mirror Chapter 7 5. Secret Song Chapter 8 6. Delicate Flowers
Series Title: AsiaWorld.
Other Titles: Tenko.
Responsibility: by Ishimure Michiko ; translated by Bruce Allen.
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A remarkable text of mythopoetic quality-with a noh flavor-that presents much of the ancient lore of Japan and the lore of the spirit world-and is in a way a kind of myth-drama, not a novel. -- Gary Read more...

 
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