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The Gossamer Years: A Diary by a Noblewoman of Heian Japan (Kagero Nikki)
The Gossamer Years A Diary by a Noblewoman of Heian Japan - Kagero Nikki
Author: Anonymous, Edward Seidensticker (Translator)
The Kagero Nikki, translated here as The Gossamer Years, belongs to the same period as the celebrated The Tale of Genji. This frank autobiographical diary reveals two tempestuous decades of the author's unhappy marriage and her growing indignation at rival wives and mistresses. Too impetuous to be satisfied as a subsidiary w...  more »
ISBN: 425098
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 209
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Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle Company
Book Type: Paperback
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