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Ugetsu monogatari

tales of moonlight and rain : a complete English version of the eighteenth-century Japanese collection of tales of the supernatural

by Ueda, Akinari

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Published by University of British Columbia Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy fiction, Japanese -- Translations into English,
  • Supernatural -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [277]-280.

    Other titlesTales of moonlight and rain.
    Statementby Ueda Akinari ; based on the first woodblock edition of 1776 with illustrations and an introduction for Western readers ; translated and edited by Leon M. Zolbrod.
    SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works :
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.U25 Ug5, PL794.8 Ug5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280 p. :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5443418M
    ISBN 100774800267
    LC Control Number73093888

    Ugetsu Monogatari. 60 likes. Ugetsu Monogatari is a collection of nine supernatural tales by the Japanese author Ueda Akinari, first published in 'Ugetsu' is a Japanese film directed by Kenji Mizoguchi based on stories in Ueda Akinari's book titled Ugetsu Monogatari. At the basic level, this is a story about survival during the Japanese Civil Wars in the late 16th century. The film follows two married couples namely Genjurō and Miyagi, Tōbei and Ohama of the Ōmi Province.

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Ugetsu Monogatari has been widely acclaimed as a masterpiece of the Japanese cinema since the moment in when its director, Kenji Mizoguchi, won a Silver Lion award for the film at the Venice Festival.

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Tōkyō: Shōgakkan, Shōwa 58 []. Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi. With Masayuki Mori, Machiko Kyô, Kinuyo Tanaka, Mitsuko Mito. A tale of ambition, family, love, and war set in the midst of the Japanese Civil Wars of the sixteenth century/10(K).

Tales of Moonlight and Rain (Ugetsu monogatari), nine stories by Ueda Akinari (–) published in Osaka and Kyoto inis the most celebrated example in Japan of the literature of the strange and is far more, however, than an engrossing collection of ghost stories.

Japanese scholars regard it, along with Genji monogatari (The Tale of Genji, early eleventh. to link to the digital edition, click in the format column, which opens a new window or tab to access your document.

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