Murasaki's Genji and Proust's Recherche a Comparative Study

Author: Loui, Shirley
Year:1991
Pages:247
ISBN:0-88946-424-3
978-0-88946-424-7
Price:199.95
Discusses the puzzling similarities of perspective, of psychological awareness, and of stylistic methods in these two unquestionably distinct and autonomous works.

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"The virtues of Loui's work are a pleasant style, an observant eye for details, good small insights, and as a rule a good deal of subtlety and patience where differences between the two works are concerned." - Monumenta Nipponica