Morris, Ivan trans: THE PILLOW BOOK OF SEI SHONAGON. London, 1967. xxiii, 268 pp. Frontispiece, 7 plates, 31 illustrations. 24x15 cm. Cloth.
GBP 40.00
The first complete English translation of this work describing life in 10th-century Japan. First UK edition with the introduction and complete translation. (A companion volume exists with scholarly apparatus: explanatory notes and a glossary but this is the translation only.) Very good copy with dustjacket.
Subjects: Literature
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 493 in printed List 196.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,