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The Resource The tale of Genji : scenes from the world's first novel, by Murasaki Shikibu ; illustrations by Miyata Masayuki ; introduction by Setouchi Jakuchåo ; with an essay by Donald Keene ; translation by H. Mack Horton

The tale of Genji : scenes from the world's first novel, by Murasaki Shikibu ; illustrations by Miyata Masayuki ; introduction by Setouchi Jakuchåo ; with an essay by Donald Keene ; translation by H. Mack Horton

Label
The tale of Genji : scenes from the world's first novel
Title
The tale of Genji
Title remainder
scenes from the world's first novel
Statement of responsibility
by Murasaki Shikibu ; illustrations by Miyata Masayuki ; introduction by Setouchi Jakuchåo ; with an essay by Donald Keene ; translation by H. Mack Horton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Member of
Summary
The classical novel of court life in tenth and eleventh-century Japan centers on the life and loves of a nobleman known as the shining Genji, son of an emperor, and those of Kaoru, grandson of Genji's best friend
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046538
Cataloging source
UPM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
b. 978?
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Murasaki Shikibu
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-1997
  • 1922-
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  • Miyata, Masayuki
  • Setouchi, Jakuchåo
  • Keene, Donald
  • Horton, H. Mack
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murasaki Shikibu
  • Princes
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
The tale of Genji : scenes from the world's first novel, by Murasaki Shikibu ; illustrations by Miyata Masayuki ; introduction by Setouchi Jakuchåo ; with an essay by Donald Keene ; translation by H. Mack Horton
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9784770027726
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., geneal. tables
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9784770027726
  • (OCoLC)55712898
Label
The tale of Genji : scenes from the world's first novel, by Murasaki Shikibu ; illustrations by Miyata Masayuki ; introduction by Setouchi Jakuchåo ; with an essay by Donald Keene ; translation by H. Mack Horton
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9784770027726
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., geneal. tables
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9784770027726
  • (OCoLC)55712898

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