Folk Legends from Tono : Japan's Spirits, Deities, and Phantastic Creatures, Paperback Book

Folk Legends from Tono : Japan's Spirits, Deities, and Phantastic Creatures Paperback

Description

Boldly illustrated and superbly translated, Folk Legends from Tono captures the spirit of Japanese peasant culture undergoing rapid transformation into the modern era.

This is the first time these 299 tales have been published in English.

Morse's insightful interpretation of the tales, his rich cultural annotations, and the evocative original illustrations make this book unforgettable.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 170 pages, 1 Maps; 2 Halftones, black and white; 40 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Folklore, myths & legends
  • ISBN: 9781442248229

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