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The Splendor Of Longing In The Tale Of Genji

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"In highly informed yet sympathetic and persuasive terms, Norma Field delineates the characters of a number of the most important women who figure in the Tale of Genji in order to show the way in which their lives mirror and ultimately explicate the vast structure of this most wonderful of Japanese novels. This is Genji as read and loved by a person of a truly contemporary...more
Paperback, 372 pages
Published April 21st 1987 by Princeton University Press (first published April 1st 1987)
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