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Japanese Women Writers: Twentieth Century Short Fiction: Twentieth Century Short Fiction
Taylor and Francis (2015)
34,80 €

"Here are Japanese women in infinite and fascinating variety -- ardent lovers, lonely single women,...

Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji
Cambridge University Press (2003)
19,36 €

This introduction to The Tale of Genji sketches the text's cultural background and offers an...

Mulan: Five Versions of a Classic Chinese Legend, with Related Texts

Mulan

Five Versions of a Classic Chinese Legend, with Related Texts

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2010)
15,54 €

The legend of Mulan--the daughter who disguises herself as a man, dons her father's armor, and heads...

The Tale of Genji
Penguin Publishing Group (2006)
16,08 €

An abridged edition of the world’s first novel, in a translation that is “likely to be the...

Red Sorghum
Random House (2012)
9,49 €

Spanning three generations, this novel of family and myth is told through a series of flashbacks...

The Monkey and the Monk: An Abridgment of The Journey to the West

The Monkey and the Monk

An Abridgment of The Journey to the West

University of Chicago Press (2008)
21,78 €

Anthony C. Yu’s celebrated translation of The Journey to the West reinvigorated one of Chinese...

Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things: A Routledge Study Guide
Taylor and Francis (2007)
20,20 €

On publication Arundhati Roy's first novel The God of Small Things (1997) rapidly became an...

Literary Cultures in History: Reconstructions from South Asia

Literary Cultures in History

Reconstructions from South Asia

University of California Press (2003)
93,22 €

A grand synthesis of unprecedented scope, Literary Cultures in History is the first comprehensive...

Grand Expectations: The United States, 1945-1974

Grand Expectations

The United States, 1945-1974

Oxford University Press (1996)
18,32 €

James T. Patterson skilfully weaves together political, social, cultural, and economic history to...

The Analects of Confucius: A Philosophical Translation
Random House Publishing Group (2010)
14,74 €

"To quietly persevere in storing up what is learned, to continue studying without respite, to...