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Published by C. E. Tuttle Co. in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Japan.

Subjects:

  • Fairy tales -- Japan.,
  • Legends -- Japan.,
  • Folklore -- Japan.,
  • Fairy tales.

Book details:

About the Edition

Twenty-two Japanese legends and fairy tales about peasants and kings, good and bad forces, princesses, animals, the sea, and the sky.

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Yei Theodora Ozaki.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGR340 .O75 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5698701M
ISBN 100804808856
LC Control Number70109415

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Japanese Tales is a marvellous compilation of mythology, folklore, and fables depicting the early cultural, political, and social norms for Japan during the 12th through 14th centuries. I read this alongside a history book for premodern Japan, which made my experience with this title that much more enlightening/5. Macmillan and Co; London: Facsimile copy of 'Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales' 1st edition this publication. Pp Blue cloth hard boards;in original dust -library book usual stamps etc. Book in very good condition: Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears.   The Japanese Fairy Book/The Adventures of Kintaro, the Golden Boy ( MB, help | file info or download) The Japanese Fairy Book — The Adventures of Kintaro, . Twenty-two Japanese legends and fairy tales about peasants and kings, good and bad forces, princesses, animals, the sea, and the sky. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review4/5(4).

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