Best Orientalist Literature

The exoticism and charm of the Orient and Far East including and not limited to the Chinese and Japanese. Any time period.
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message 1: by Tory (new)

Tory W Unfortunately, it seems Goodreads thinks Orientalist means Japan and China.

Dear Goodreads, "orientalist' refers to the middle-east, not the far east.


message 2: by Karim (new)

Karim Tory, I'm pretty sure it can refer to either. Now the fact that some of those books are actually written from by Asians from an Asian perspective...


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