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The moon maiden : and other Japanese fairy tales

Author: Grace James
Publisher: [Auckland] : The Floating Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this entrancing collection, author Grace James brings together an array of Japanese folk tales and fairy tales, all rendered in exquisitely lyrical language. If you're fascinated by the folk traditions of different world cultures, be sure to add The Moon Maiden to your list.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
James, Grace.
Moon Maiden : And Other Japanese Fairy Tales.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Grace James
ISBN: 9781775459132 1775459136 9781776524440 1776524446
OCLC Number: 817881173
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand in PDF (261 pages).
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Green willow --
The flute --
The tea-kettle --
The peony lantern --
The sea king and the magic jewels --
The good thunder --
The black bowl --
The star lovers --
Horaizan --
Reflections --
The story of Susa, the impetuous --
The wind in the pine tree --
Flower of the peony --
The mallet --
The bell of dojoji --
The maiden of Unai --
The robe of feathers --
The singing bird of heaven --
The cold lady --
The fire quest --
A legend of Kwannon --
The espousal of the rat's daughter --
The land of Yomi --
The spring lover and the autumn lover --
The strange story of the golden comb --
The jelly-fish takes a journey --
Urashima --
Tamamo, the fox maiden --
Momotaro --
The Matsuyama mirror --
Broken images --
The tongue-cut sparrow --
The nurse --
The beautiful dancer of Yedo --
Hana-saka-jiji --
The moon maiden --
Karma --
The sad story of the Yaoya's daughter.
Responsibility: Grace James.
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In this entrancing collection, author Grace James brings together an array of Japanese folk tales and fairy tales, all rendered in exquisitely lyrical language. If you're fascinated by the folk traditions of different world cultures, be sure to add The Moon Maiden to your list.

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