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The Resource Five modern Japanese novelists, Donald Keene

Five modern Japanese novelists, Donald Keene

Label
Five modern Japanese novelists
Title
Five modern Japanese novelists
Statement of responsibility
Donald Keene
Title variation
5 modern Japanese novelists
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A superb introduction to modern Japanese fiction as well as a memoir of his own love affair with Japanese literature and culture, this volume consists of chapters on five modern Japanese novelists whom Donald Keene knew personally: Yasunari Kawabata, Yukio Mishima, Jun'ichiro Tanizaki, Ryotaro Shiba, and Kobo Abe. Each chapter opens with a vignette describing Keene's personal encounters with these famous men, blending his autobiographical observations with literary and cultural analysis
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keene, Donald
Dewey number
895.6/34409
Index
index present
LC call number
PL747.65
LC item number
.K44 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japanese fiction
  • Authors, Japanese
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Authors, Japanese
  • Japanese fiction
  • Japans
  • Fictie
  • Schrijvers
Label
Five modern Japanese novelists, Donald Keene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tanizaki Junʼichirō (1886-1965) -- Kawabata Yasunari (1899-1972) -- Mishima Yukio (1925-1970) -- Abe Kōbō (1924-1993) -- Shiba Ryōtarō (1923-1996)
Control code
53119092
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 113 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231507493
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgt49j
  • 6cbffe59-c597-4a20-aa74-6119f0212689
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53119092
Label
Five modern Japanese novelists, Donald Keene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tanizaki Junʼichirō (1886-1965) -- Kawabata Yasunari (1899-1972) -- Mishima Yukio (1925-1970) -- Abe Kōbō (1924-1993) -- Shiba Ryōtarō (1923-1996)
Control code
53119092
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 113 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231507493
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgt49j
  • 6cbffe59-c597-4a20-aa74-6119f0212689
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53119092

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