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The Tale of Genji
US$12.99

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

The Analects of Confucius: A Philosophical Translation

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

Japanese Women Writers: Twentieth Century Short Fiction: Twentieth Century Short Fiction
US$50.95

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

Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji
US$20.50

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

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

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

US$20.00

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
US$32.95

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

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

US$18.99

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

Text as Father: Paternal Seductions in Early Mahayana Buddhist Literature

Text as Father

Paternal Seductions in Early Mahayana Buddhist Literature

This beautifully written work sheds new light on the origins and nature of Mahayana Buddhism with...