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Pandemonium and parade : Japanese monsters and the culture of yōkai

Author: Michael Dylan Foster
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2009] ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Water sprites, mountain goblins, shape-shifting animals, and the monsters known as yokai have long haunted the Japanese cultural landscape. This book offers a history of the strange and mysterious in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Dylan Foster
ISBN: 9780520253612 0520253612 9780520253629 0520253620
OCLC Number: 185056545
Description: xvii, 291 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction to the weird --
Natural history of the weird : encyclopedias, spooky stories, and the bestiaries of Toriyama Sekien --
Science of the weird : inoue enryō, kokkuri, and human electricity --
Museum of the weird : modernity, minzokugaku, and the discovery of yōkai --
Media of the weird : Mizuki Shigeru and kuchi-sake-onna --
Yōkai culture : past, present, future.
Responsibility: Michael Dylan Foster.
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