Anthology of Japanese literature, from the earliest era to the mid-nineteenth century
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. An introduction by Donald Keene places the selections in their proper historical context, allowing the readers to enjoy the book both as literature and as a guide to the cultural history of Japan. Selections include "Man'yoshu" or "Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves" from the ancient period; "Kokinshu" or "Collection of Ancient and Modern Poetry," "The Tosa Diary" of Ki No Tsurayuki, "Yugao" from "Tales of Genji" of Murasaki Shikibu, and "The Pillow Book" of Sei Shonagon from the Heian Period; "The Tale of the Heike" from the Kamakura Period; Plan of the No Stage, "Birds of Sorrow" of Seami Motokiyo, and "Three Poets at Minase" from the Muromachi Period; and Sections from Basho, including "The Narrow Road of Oku," "The Love Suicides at Sonezaki" by Chikamatsu Monzaemon, and Waka and haiku of the Tokugawa Period.
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Review: Anthology of Japanese Literature: From the Earliest Era to the Mid-Nineteenth CenturyUser Review - V - Goodreads
This book is perfect for an introduction to Japanese literature. It contains popular excerpts from the most notable works. I highly suggest it only to be used as an introduction, because it only brushes the surface of the stories you read in this anthology. Read full review
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This was a landmark anthology when published in the 1950s and is still, I think, regarded as standard reading on university courses in pre-modern Japanese literature. Keene was, and still is, regarded ... Read full review
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This extensive anthology includes excerpts from plays and novels plus stories, fairy tales, and many poems
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JSTOR: Anthology of Japanese Literature.
Anthology of Japanese Literature. From the Earliest Era to the Mid- Nineteenth Century. Comp. and ed. DONALD KEENE. New York: Grove Press, 1955. 442. ...
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Anthology of Japanese Literature from the Earliest Era to the Mid-Nineteenth Century by Donald Keene, Editor. 1988. Anthology of Modern Japanese Poetry by ...
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(2) Poem translated in Donald Keene, Anthology of Japanese Literature from the Earliest Era to the Mid-Nineteenth Century (New York: Grove Press, 1955), p. ...
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Anthology of Japanese Literature from the Earliest Era to the Mid-nineteenth Century. edited by Donald Keene. Silence, Shusaku Endo. Botchan, Natsume Soseki ...
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Lesson Plan #2—The Tale of Genji. Ashley Dugan, Cascia Hall Preparatory School. 12. th. Grade Literary Survey. Standards ...
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his course will examine Japan from prehistory through the early 1800s
Keene, Anthology of Japanese Literature: From the Earliest Era to the Mid-Nineteenth Century. Nakane and Oishi, Tokugawa Japan ...
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