Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji (Landmarks of World Literature (New))

Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji (Landmarks of World Literature (New))


Murasaki Shikibu's the story of Genji, written in Japan within the early 11th century, is stated to be considered one of Japan's maximum literary achievements, and occasionally regarded as the world's first novel. This creation to the Genji sketches its cultural heritage, bargains unique research of the textual content, together with language and magnificence, and strains the background of its reception via 9 centuries of cultural swap. First version Hb (1988): 0-521-33349-0 First version Pb (1988): 0-521-33636-8

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