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Oriental tales

Author: Marguerite Yourcenar
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marguerite Yourcenar
ISBN: 0374227284 9780374227289
OCLC Number: 12135204
Notes: Translation of: Nouvelles orientales.
Description: 147 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: How Wang-Fo was saved --
Marko's smile --
The milk of death --
The last love of Prince Genji --
The man who loved the Nereids --
Our Lady-of-the-Swallows --
Aphrodissia, the widow --
Kali beheaded --
The end of Marko Kraljevic --
The sadness of Cornelius Berg --
Postscript.
Other Titles: Nouvelles orientales.
Responsibility: Marguerite Yourcenar ; translated from the French by Alberto Manguel, in collaboration with the author.

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