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The pillow book

Author: Sei Shōnagon; Meredith McKinney
Publisher: London : Penguin, ©2006.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A translation of the idiosyncratic diary of a C10 court lady in Heian Japan. Along with the "Tale of Genji", it is one of the major Japanese classics.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sei Shōnagon; Meredith McKinney
ISBN: 9780140448061 0140448063
OCLC Number: 70127715
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Description: 364 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
Contents: [Text] --
App. 1. Places --
App. 2. People and where they appear --
App. 3 Time --
App. 4 --
Glossary of genreal terms --
App. 5. Court ranks, titles, and bureaucracy --
App. 6. Clothes and colour glossary.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Sei Shonagon ; translated with notes by Meredith McKinney.

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