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Classical Japanese prose

Classical Japanese prose

an anthology

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese prose literature -- Heian period, 794-1185.,
  • Japanese prose literature -- 1185-1600.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [575]-578).

    Statementcompiled and edited by Helen Craig McCullough.
    ContributionsMcCullough, Helen Craig.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL777.115 .C57 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 578 p. :
    Number of Pages578
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2228009M
    ISBN 100804716285
    LC Control Number89078331

      Shikiko Kawakami[The Organization for the Promotion of International Relation, Kyoto University] "Introduction to classical Japanese literature" 05 This lecture explains the contents, background, and concepts of Genji Monogatari (Tales of Genji), the supreme masterpiece of Japanese prose literature / Makura no Soshi (The pillow book).5/5(4).   Free Online Library: A Descriptive Grammar of Early Old Japanese Prose.(A Reference Grammar of Classical Japanese Prose, Book Review) by "The Journal of the American Oriental Society"; Ethnic, cultural, racial issues Books Book reviews.

      An Introduction to: Classical Japanese Literature. When we speak of classical Japanese literature, we usually mean works dating from the 8th century up until the dawn of Japan’s Meiji era in the 19th century. And like anything cultural, literature has changed with society. The Tale of Genji and The Pillow : Sophie Skillett.   Classical Japanese Prose by Helen Craig McCullough, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(54).

      Alexander Vovin published a grammar reference in (A Reference Grammar of Classical Japanese Prose, London: RoutledgeCurzon), but it is neither affordable ($ was the price I found online) nor easily intelligible to a nonlinguist. So there has been a great need for some time for a book that combines two functions: (1) a reference that. Buy Classical Japanese Prose: An Anthology Reprinted Ed by Helen Craig McCullough (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(3).


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Trivia About Classical Japanes No trivia or quizzes yet.4/5. This volume brings together in convenient form a rich selection of Japanese prose dating from the ninth to the seventeenth centuries, a period during which the preeminent cultural and aesthetic values were those of the Heian court.

It contains 22 works representing all the major indigenous literary forms, either complete or in generous excerpts, and is particularly rich in writing by 4/5(1). Early works of Japanese literature were heavily influenced by cultural contact with China and Chinese literature, often written in Classical Chinese.

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The classical Japanese language (文語 bungo, "literary language"), also called "old writing" (古文 kobun), is the literary form of the Japanese language that was the standard until the early Shōwa period (–89).

It is based on Early Middle Japanese, the language as spoken during the Heian period (–), but exhibits some later influences. Classical Japanese prose: an anthology.

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Haruo Shirane, Shincho Professor of Japanese Literature and Culture and chair of the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University, teaches and writes on premodern and early modern Japanese literature and culture, with particular interest in prose fiction, poetry, performative genres (such as storytelling and theater.

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