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1 Goodman, D. Japanese Drama and Culture in the 1960s: The Return of the Gods
Routledge 1988 0873324781 / 9780873324786 Paperback Good 
Softcover. Good condition, with NO writing or highlighting in book. Remainder mark to bottom edge, and light signs of handling to the glossy covers. 350 pages, illustrated. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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2 Iked. On the Japanese Classics: Conversations and Appreciations
083480140X / 9780834801400 Hardcover New 
Hardcover in glossy dust jacket. No marks. Jacket faintly sunned at spine from shelf display - otherwise Fine. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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The Nine Cloud Dream: A Korean Classic (Korean Folklore and Classics, Volume 5), Kim Yu Mi
3 Kim Yu Mi The Nine Cloud Dream: A Korean Classic (Korean Folklore and Classics, Volume 5)
1974 Paperback Very Good 
Softcover, with no marks or writing in book. Covers are very lightly rippled; spine a little sunned. Otherwise almost new. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Kingston, Maxine Hong I Love a Broad Margin to My Life
Knopf 2011 Hardcover New 
Bright, new hardcover with no marks or flaws. No sign of wear. 240 pages. Some readers may balk at a narrative memoir in verse, but Kingston’s language is so natural, lucid, and subtly rhythmic, reading it is as effortless as breathing. The title is taken from Thoreau, and Kingston's own sensibilities fit it nicely. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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5 Kumara, Braja Bihari Folk-lores & Folk-lore Motifs: Special References to North-East
New Delhi Omsons Publications 1993 8171171087 / 9788171171088 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New Delhi: Omsons Publications, 1993. 150 pages. Almost like new. Hard cover in glossy dust jacket. A few light signs of handling. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Madly Singing in the Mountains: An Appreciation and Anthology of Arthur Waley, Morris, Ivan
6 Morris, Ivan Madly Singing in the Mountains: An Appreciation and Anthology of Arthur Waley
Walker & Co. 1970 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Hardcover in dust jacket. Published by Walker & Co., 1970. 403 pages, illustrated. Very Good condition, with no marks or writing to book. Top edge a little dusty. Dust jacket is toned at edges; spine is sunned.

Contents: [Appreciation] --

Intent of Courtesy / Carmen Blacker --

Dr. Waley's Translation / J.M. Cohen --

Arthur Waley at the British Museum / Basil Gray --

From the Chinese / David Hawkes --

In Your Distant Streets Few Drums Were Heard / Donald Keene --

The Silences of Arthur Waley / Naomi Lewis --

The Genius of Arthur Waley / Ivan Mossis --

A Note on Arthur Waley / Peter Quennell --

A Few Waleyque Remarks / Walter Simon --

Extract from Some English Eccentics / Edith Sitwell --

Letter from Edith Sitwell to Arthur Waley --

Letter From Georgia Sitwell to Ivan Morris --

Extracts from Nobel Essences and Left Hand, Right Hand! / Osbert Sitwell --

Reminiscences of Arthur Waley / Sacheverell Sitwell --

Reaching Out / Michael Sullivan --

Letter from Alison Waley to Ivan Morris --

Recolletions of a Younger Brother / Hubert Waley --

[Anthology] --

Introduction to A Hundred and Seventy Chinese Poems / Arthur Waley --

Arthur Waley in Conversation : BBC Interview with Roy Fuller --

Notes on Translation / Arthur Waley --

[Translations from the Chinese Poetry] --

The Great Summons / Ch'u Yuan --

Poverty / Yang Hsiung --

Fighting South of the Ramparts / Anon. --

The Dancers of Huai-Nan, The Bones of Chuang Tzu / Chang Heng --

The Lychee Tree / Wang I --

The Nightmare / Wang Yen-shou --

Sailing Homeward / Chan Fang-sheng --

Ballad from Tun-Huang / Anon. --

Self-abandonment / Li Po --

Exile's Letter / Li Po --

Fighting South of the Ramparts / Li Po --

The Pitcher / Yuan Chen --

Four Poems / Han-shan (Cold Mountain) --

The Old Man With the Broken Arm. On Board Ship: Reading Yuan Chen's Poems. Dreaming That I Went With Li and Yu to Visit Yuan Chen. Madly Singing in the Mountains. Children. The Hat Given to the Poet by Li Chien. After Getting Drunk, Becoming Sober in the Night. On Being Sixty. On His Baldness. A Mad Poem Addressed to My Nephews and Nieces. Old Age. Going to the Mountains With a Little Dancing Girl Aged Fifteen. On Hearing Someone Sing a Poem by Yuan Chen. Dream of Mountaineering. Lao Tzu. Last Poem / Po Chu-i --

Immeasurable Pain / Li Hou-chu --

Love Poem / Feng Meng-lung --

The Little Cart / Ch'en Tzu-lung --

Extracts From Yuan Mei --

[Prose] --

Chuang Tzu on Death / Extract From Three Ways of Thought in Ancient China --

Mencius on Human Nature / Extract From Three Ways of Thought in Ancient China --

The Dancing Horses / Cheng Ch'u-hui --

The Two Lunatics / Tuan Ch'eng-shih --

Translations From the Japanese Nineteen Japanese Poems --

Extract From The Pillow-Book of Sei Shonagon --

Extract From The Wreath of Cloud (pt. III of the Tale of Genji) --

The Lady Who Loved Insects --

The Owl Speaks: An Ainu Story --

The Little Wolf: An Ainu Fable --

Aya No Tsuzumi (The Damask Drum) / Seami --

Kagekiyo / Seami --

Myself / Akutagawa Ryunosuke --

Articles, Extracts, and Letters --

A Poem by Kubla Khan --

Notes on Chinese Prosody --

Love and Friendship in Chinese Poetry / Extract from the Introduction to A Hundred and Seventy Chinese Poems --

Notes on the "Lute-Girl's Song' --

Translation of the Lute-Girls Song / Herbert Giles --

Leibniz and Fu Hsi --

A Comparison of No With Greek Tragedy and Other Forms of Ancient Drama / Extract from The No Plays of Japan --

Extract From 'Zen Buddhism and Its Relation to Art' from An Introduction to the Study of Chinese Painting --

A Chinaman's Description of Brighton in 1877 --

'The Art of Murasaki' / Extracts from the Introduction to the Sacred Tree -- Murasaki's Affinities as a Writer / Extract from the Introduction to The Bridge of Dreams --

The Originality of Japanese Civilization --

Did Buddha Die of Eating Pork? --

Waiting for the New / Extract from the Epilogue to Three Ways of Thought in Ancient China --

More Than a Revival --

Blake the Taoist --

Some Far Eastern Dreams --

The British Capture of Ting-hai in July, 1840 / Extract form the Opium War Through Chinese Eyes --

Review of Ivan Morris's The World of the Shining Prince: Court Life in Ancient Japan --

[Five Poems and a Parable] --

'Et Pourtant c'est Triste Quand Meurent les Empires' --

Censorship --

Blitz Poem --

No Discharge --

Song --

In the Gallery --

Outline Chronology of Arthur Waley's Life.

 
Price: 40.00 USD

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Special Exhibition of Ancient Sutras from the Heian Period, Nara Kokuritsu Hakubutsukan
7 Nara Kokuritsu Hakubutsukan Special Exhibition of Ancient Sutras from the Heian Period
Nara National Museum 2015 Softcover Like new 
Tall perfect-bound paperback exhibition catalog, published by he Nara National Museum in 2015. Catalog of an exhibition held at Nara Kokuritsu Hakubutsukan, April 7-May 17, 2015. Text in Japanese, foreword and summary also in English. 172 pages; color illustrations. Bright, fresh copy with no marks or defects. Like new. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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