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The tale of Genji : a reader's guide

Author: William J Puette; Murasaki Shikibu
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Tuttle Pub. ; North Clarendon, VT : Distributed in North America by Tuttle Pub., [2003], ©1983.
Series: Tuttle classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 11th century epic The Tale of Genji by Lady Murasaki Shikibu is rightly considered one of the finest workls of world literature. This reader's guide is a useful companion offering detailed plot summaries, thematic commentaries and cross-references on the cast of characters.
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Named Person: Murasaki Shikibu; Murasaki Shikibu; Murasaki Shikibu; Murasaki Shikibu
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William J Puette; Murasaki Shikibu
ISBN: 0804833311 9780804833318
OCLC Number: 53998560
Language Note: Text in English and Japanese script with English translations.
Description: 196 pages : illustrations, maps, plan ; 21 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The world of Genji --
pt. 2. The tale of Genji --
pt. 3. For further study.
Series Title: Tuttle classics.
Other Titles: Reader's guide to The tale of Genji
Responsibility: William J. Puette.
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