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Lotus and other tales of medieval Japan

Author: Takeshi Umehara; Paul McCarthy
Publisher: Rutland, Vt. : Charles E. Tuttle, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Here is a collection of eight tales set in medieval Japan. Modeled on the lively literary styles of setsuwa, oto-zoshi, and sekkyo bushi, themes range from the comic to the erotic and from the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
History
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Umehara, Takeshi, 1925-
Lotus and other tales of medieval Japan.
Rutland, Vt. : Charles E. Tuttle, 1996
(OCoLC)643888255
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Takeshi Umehara; Paul McCarthy
ISBN: 0804820627 9780804820622 0804820988 9780804820981
OCLC Number: 36819805
Description: 199 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Heads (Kubi) --
Haseo's love (Haseo no koi) --
The Nun Oyō (Oyō no ama) --
A tale of luck and riches (Fukutomi monogatari) --
Lazy bones Tarō (Monogusa Tarō) --
Lotus (Hasu) --
How the gods came to Kumano (Kumano no honji) --
Sanshō Dayū.
Other Titles: Chūsei shōsetsushū.
Responsibility: Takeshi Umehara ; translated by Paul McCarthy.

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