Anthology of Japanese literature

from the earliest era to the mid-nineteenth century
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Statementcompiled and edited by Donald Keene.
SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works. Japanese series
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ISBN 104805301015

The sweep of Japanese literature in all its great variety was made available to Western readers for the first time in this anthology. Every genre and style, from the celebrated No plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, find a place in this book/5(26).

The sweep of Japanese literature in all its great variety was made available to Western readers for the first time in this anthology. Every genre and style, from the celebrated Nō plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, find a place in this book.

An introduction by Donald Keene places the selections in their proper /5(26). Traditional Japanese Literature is a companion volume to Columbia University Press's Early Modern Japanese Literature: An Anthology, and part of its four-volume history of Japanese literature.

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Traditional Japanese Literature is a companion volume to Columbia University Press's Early Modern Japanese Literature: An Anthology, and part of its four-volume history of Japanese literature.

Arranged by chronology and genre, the readings are insightfully introduced and placed into their political, cultural, and literary context, and. The sweep of Japanese literature in all its great variety was made available to Western readers for the first time in this anthology.

Every genre and style, from the celebrated Nô plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, finds a place in this book; and many of the selections have their own introductions.

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Every genre and style, from the celebrated Nō plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, find a place in this book. An introduction by. Featuring choice selections from the core anthologies The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature: From Restoration to Occupation, –, and The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature: From to the Present, this collection offers a concise yet remarkably rich introduction to the fiction, poetry, drama, and essays of Japan's.

Japanese literature: An introduction for Western readers (). Konishi, Jin'ichi. A History of Japanese Literature, Volume 3: The High Middle Ages (Princeton University Press, ).

Primary sources. Keene, Donald. Anthology of Japanese literature: from the earliest era to the mid-nineteenth century (Grove/Atlantic, Inc., ). Japanese literature has about as long a history as English literature, and contains works in as wide a variety of genres as may be found in any country.

It includes some of the world's longest novels and shortest poems, plays which are miracles of muted suggestion and others filled with the most extravagant bombast. OCLC Number: Description: 2 volumes in 1 ; 22 cm. Contents: v. Earliest era to mid-nineteenth centuryv.

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The Man'yōshū (万葉集, Japanese pronunciation: [maɰ̃joꜜːɕɯː], literally "Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves", but see § Name below) is the oldest extant collection of Japanese waka (poetry in Classical Japanese), compiled sometime after AD during the Nara anthology is one of the most revered of Japan's poetic compilations.

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This anthology is a landmark introduction to Japanese proletarian literature from that period. Contextualized by introductory essays, forty expertly translated stories touch on topics like perilous factories, predatory bosses, ethnic discrimination, and the myriad indignities of poverty. The sweep of Japanese literature in all its great variety was made available to Western readers for the first time in this anthology.

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The book introduces English-speaking readers to prose fiction genres, including dangibon, kibyoshi (satiric picture books), sharebon (books of wit and fashion), yomihon, kokkeibon (books of humor).

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Anthology of Japanese literature, from the earliest era to Keene, Donald. View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Featuring choice selections from the core anthologies The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature: From Restoration to Occupation, –, and The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature: From to the Present, this collection offers a concise yet remarkably rich introduction to the fiction, poetry, drama, and essays of Japan's modern.

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The sweep of Japanese literature in all its great variety was made available to Western readers for the first time in this anthology. Every genre and style, from the celebrated No plays to the poetry and novels of the seventeenth century, find a place in this book.