The Japanese Fairy Book (Google eBook)
Archibald Constable & Company, 1903 - Fairy Tales - 296 pages
Twenty-two Japanese legends and fairy tales about peasants and kings, good and bad forces, princesses, animals, the sea, and the sky.
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Review: Japanese Fairy TalesUser Review - Elisa - Goodreads
An entertaining little compendium of fantastic tales that usually revolve around animals. Mean and petty women also abound, as well as moral stories about filial piety. Not surprisingly, there are ... Read full review
Review: Japanese Fairy TalesUser Review - Anne Jeppesen - Goodreads
This book, more than anything illustrates the difference between storytelling traditions around the world. From a European perspective the tales lack purpose, morale, struggle etc. I found the tales ... Read full review