Tales of the Supernatural in Early Modern Japan: Kaidan, Akinari, Ugetsu Monogatari

Author: Reider, Noriko
Year:2002
Pages:200
ISBN:0-7734-7095-6
978-0-7734-7095-8
Price:159.95

Reviews

"A helpful study of the most important works of early modern Japanese lierature." - Prof. Lawrence E. Marceau, University of Delaware, Newark

Table of Contents

Table of contents (main headings):
Preface; Introduction
1. The Emergence of Kaidan-shu
2. Belief in the Supernatural in the Edo Period
3. the Appeal of Kaidan
4. Akinari and Kaidan ugetsu monogatori
5. Conclusion
Japanese and Chinese Names and Terms; Bibliography; Index