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The tale of Genji

Author: Murasaki Shikibu; Kencho Suematsu
Publisher: Tokyo ; Rutland, VT : Tuttle Pub. ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], [2006]
Series: Tuttle classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written centuries before the time of Shakespeare and Chaucer, The Tale of Genji marks the birth of the novel -- and after more than a millennium, this seminal work about the life and loves of Prince Genji, master poet, dancer, musician and painter, continues to enchant readers throughout the world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Murasaki Shikibu, b. 978?
Tale of Genji.
Tokyo ; Rutland, VT : Tuttle Pub. ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], [2006]
(OCoLC)71239206
Named Person: Genji, Prince
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Murasaki Shikibu; Kencho Suematsu
ISBN: 9781462900046 1462900046 9781462902910 146290291X
OCLC Number: 726735493
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The chamber of Kiri --
The broom-like tree --
Beautiful Cicada --
Evening glory --
Young Violet --
Saffron flower --
Maple fete --
Flower-feast --
Hollyhock --
Divine tree --
Villa of falling flowers --
Exile at Suma --
Exile at Akashi --
The beacon --
Overgrown mugwort --
Barrier House --
Competitive show of pictures.
Series Title: Tuttle classics.
Other Titles: Genji monogatari.
Responsibility: Murasaki Shikibu ; translated by Kencho Suematsu.

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One of the best-known and loved novels from early Japanese history.  Read more...

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