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McCormick,M: THE TALE OF GENJI. A Visual Companion. Princeton, 2018. ix, 253 pp. Numerous colour text illustrations. 26x18 cm. Cloth.
A presentation of the cultural sweep of the Tale of Genji in Japanese culture. Discusses all 54 chapters of the novel accompanied by paintings and calligraphy taken from the Genji Album (1510) held in Harvard Art Museum, the oldest dated set of Genji illustrations known to exist.
Subjects: Literature Painting
Can be ordered in, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 45 in printed List 194.
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