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The tale of Genji

Author: Murasaki Shikibu; Edward Seidensticker
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1978.
Series: UNESCO collection of representative works., Japanese series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The Tale of Genji is one of the world's earliest novels, written in the 11th century. The novel's plot centers on the romantic relationships of the noble hero Genji.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Murasaki Shikibu; Edward Seidensticker
ISBN: 0394735307 9780394735306
OCLC Number: 11258793
Notes: Translation of: Genji monogatari.
Description: xix, 1090 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Title: UNESCO collection of representative works., Japanese series.
Other Titles: Genji monogatari.
Responsibility: Murasaki Shikibu ; translated with an introduction by Edward G. Seidensticker.

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The Tale of Genji is one of the world's earliest novels, written in the 11th century. The novel's plot centers on the romantic relationships of the noble hero Genji.

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