Title Japanese Literature: An Introduction For Western Readers.
Book Condition Softcover. Reading copy.
Edition Thirteenth Printing.
Publisher Grove Press, New York: 1955.
Seller ID 31159X1
Donald Keene is widely regarded as the foremost modern interpreter of Japan in the Western world. Includes an Index. ". . . [the author] devotes separate chapters to the language and literary spirit, poetry, the theater, the novel . . ." - Books Abroad
(Key Words: Japan, Theater, Poetry, Novel, Spirit, Kabuki, Buddhism, Marcel Proust, Donald Keene, Murasaki, Haiku, Japanese Literature).