Search Results

Results found: 10
The Tale of Genji (unabridged)
The Tale of Genji (unabridged)
W. W. Norton & Company, July 2015
ISBN: 9780393248074
“A graceful, lucid translation of the world’s first, and one of its greatest, novels.”—Alan Tansman, University of California, Berkeley Murasaki Shikibu, born into the middle ranks of the aristocracy during >>
List Price: $49.95 eBook price: $46.99
The Tale of Genji: Translation, Canonization, and World Literature
The Tale of Genji: Translation, Canonization, and World Literature
Columbia University Press, June 2013
ISBN: 9780231534420
Ambitious and engrossing, this volume thoroughly revises the conventional narrative of The Tale of Genji’s early modern and modern history, arguing that until the 1930s readers were less familiar with >>
List Price: $34.99 eBook price: $30.99
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
Vintage, February 2013
ISBN: 9780307833525
In the eleventh century Murasaki Shikibu, a lady in the Heian court of Japan, wrote the world's first novel. But The Tale of Genji is no mere artifact. It is, rather, a lively and astonishingly nuanced >>
eBook price: $11.99
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
Dover Publications, April 2012
ISBN: 9780486111650
One of the world's oldest novels and the greatest single work of Japanese literature, this 11th-century romance offers a vast tapestry of court life, rich in poetry and subtle social, psychological observations. >>
List Price: $3.00 eBook price: $2.99
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
Tuttle Publishing, December 2011
ISBN: 9781462902583
Centuries before Shakespeare, Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji was already acknowledged as a classic of Japanese literature. Over the past century, this book has gained worldwide acceptance as not >>
List Price: $29.99 eBook price: $26.99
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
Tuttle Publishing, December 2011
ISBN: 9781462902910
Written centuries before the time of Shakespeare and Chaucer, The Tale of Genji marks the birth of the novel--and after more than a millennium, this seminal work about the life and loves of Prince Genji, >>
List Price: $9.99 eBook price: $7.99
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
Tuttle Publishing, April 2011
ISBN: 9781462900046
Written centuries before the time of Shakespeare and Chaucer, The Tale of Genji marks the birth of the novel — and after more than a millennium, this seminal work about the life and loves of Prince Genji, >>
List Price: $14.99 eBook price: $11.99
Envisioning the Tale of Genji: Media, Gender, and Cultural Production
Envisioning the Tale of Genji: Media, Gender, and Cultural Production
Columbia University Press, July 2008
ISBN: 9780231513463
Bringing together scholars from across the world, Haruo Shirane presents a fascinating portrait of The Tale of Genji's reception and reproduction over the past thousand years. The essays examine the canonization >>
List Price: $35.99 eBook price: $31.99
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
Penguin Classic, February 2006
ISBN: 9781101097397
"Superbly written and genuinely engaging . . . one of those works that can be read and reread throughout one's life." -Liza Dalby, Los Angeles Times Book Review Written in the eleventh century, this exquisite >>
List Price: $12.99 eBook price: $11.99
Murasaki Shikibu: Tale of Genji 2ed
Murasaki Shikibu: Tale of Genji 2ed
Cambridge University Press, January 2004
ISBN: 9780511162473
Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji, written in Japan in the early eleventh century, is acknowledged to be one of Japan's greatest literary achievements, and sometimes thought of as the world's first >>
List Price: $22.00 eBook price: $20.99