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Tale of Flowering Fortunes

Annals of Japanese Aristocratic Life in the Heian Period (2 Volume set)

by William H. McCullough

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Published by Stanford Univ Pr (S) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aristocracy (Social class),
  • Fujiwara, Michinaga,
  • Fiction,
  • Japan - History,
  • Social History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages910
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928547M
    ISBN 100804710392
    ISBN 109780804710398

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A Tale of Flowering Fortunes: Annals of Japanese Aristocratic Life in the Heian Period. Volume Two Hardcover – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating5/5(1). Flowering Tales is the first extensive literary study of A Tale of Flowering Fortunes (Eiga monogatari), a historical tale that covers years of births, deaths, and happenings of late Heian society, a golden age of Japanese court literature.

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This is the oldest existing manuscript of Eiga Monogatari, a chronicle-type historical story about the late Heian period (eleventh – twelfth century) written in kana. It was originally handed down to the Sanjonishi family and comprises ten large books and seven small books.

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Translated, with an Introduction and Notes, by William H. and Helen Craig McCullough. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2 vols. and pp. Preface, Illustrations, Index, Appendixes, Notes, Bibliography.

$ (both vols.). - Volume 40 Issue 3 - H. Paul VarleyCited by: 9. A Tale of False Fortunes is a masterful translation of Enchi Fumiko's () modern classic, Namamiko monogatari.

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Set in Japan at the end of the tenth century, A Tale of False Fortunes(Namamiko monogatari) tells the story of Teishi, daughter of Fujiwara regent Michitaka, who is married as a girl to the young Emperor Ichijo. When Michitaka dies, power shifts within the family: the dowager Empress.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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