The Tale of the Heike

The Tale of the Heike

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Includes speech, poetry, blank verse and song that convey its character as an oral epic, fully embracing the rich and vigorous language of the original texts. This book is illustrated with fifty-five woodcuts from the nineteenth-century artistic master, Katsushika Hokusai, and bolstered with maps, character guides, genealogies and rich annotation.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012
Description: xlvii, 734 p. : ill., maps, geneal. tables ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9780670025138
Branch Call Number: Tale
Additional Contributors: Tyler, Royall.


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Jan 29, 2013

Gorgeous Novel! Such a vivid tale of love, honor and power. Recommend!

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