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Tales of Times Now Past 62 Stories from Medieval Japanese Collection by Marian Ury

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Published by Univ of California Pr .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Tales, Medieval,
  • Japanese Prose,
  • Oral And Folk Literature,
  • English,
  • Translations into English,
  • Heian period, 794-1185,
  • Japan,
  • Folk literature, Japanese,
  • Japanese literature

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7709000M
ISBN 100520054679
ISBN 109780520054677

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tales of times now past Download tales of times now past or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get tales of times now past book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Tales of Times Now Past by Marian Ury, April , Univ . Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Tales of times now past: sixty-two stories from a medieval Japanese collection by Marian Ury, , University of California Press edition, in EnglishPages:   Tales of Times Now Past presents a brief (less than page) selection of stories from the enormous (5 volume) medieval Japanese collection, Konjaku Monogatari. Buddhist tales from India and China are included, as well as a few anecdotes of Zhuangzi.4/5(3).

Tales of Times Past is a book for dipping into and browsing. It speaks with a clear voice in varying accents from a range of people of different backgrounds, ages and sex. It speaks with a clear voice in varying accents from a range of people of different backgrounds, ages and sex. Konjaku Monogatarishū (今昔物語集, lit. Anthology of Tales from the Past), also known as the Konjaku Monogatari (今昔物語), is a Japanese collection of over one thousand tales written during the late Heian period (–). The entire collection was originally contained in 31 volumes, of which 28 remain today. The volumes cover various tales from India, China and Japan. Tales of Times Now Past: Sixty-two Stories from a Medieval Japanese Collection Edited and translated by Marian Ury Introduction by Marian Ury From the wrapper overleaf: " Tales of Times Past is a translation of sixty-two outstanding tales freshly selected from Konjaku monogatari shu, a Japanese anthology dating from the early twelfth century. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

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