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Breaking into Japanese literature : seven modern classics in parallel text / Giles Murray.

Author/Creator:
Murray, Giles.
Publication:
Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International : Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha America, ©2003.
Format/Description:
Book
239, [1] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
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Other Title:
Title in Japanese on colophon: Nihongo o yomu tame no nanatsu no monogatari
Title in Japanese on colophon: 日本語を読むための七つの物語
Subjects:
Japanese language -- Readers.
Japanese literature.
Short stories, Japanese.
Natsume, Sōseki, 1867-1916.
Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke, 1892-1927.
Japanese language.
Form/Genre:
Readers.
Language:
Text in English and Japanese; colophon in Japanese.
Summary:
This is a graded reader for Japanese literature. There are 7 stories, 4 by Sōseki and 3 by Akutagawa, representing 3 different reading levels. In each case the story is presented in Japanese and English with a running dictionary of terms used. An audio version of the stories is available as MP3 files on the Internet.
Contents:
Natsume Sōseki. The first night ; The third night ; The fifth night ; The seventh night
Akutagawa Ryūnosuke. In a grove ; The nose ; Rashōmon.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (page 240).
Contributor:
Natsume, Sōseki, 1867-1916.
Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke, 1892-1927.
Natsume, Sōseki, 1867-1916
芥川龍之介, 1892-1927.
ISBN:
4770028997
9784770028990
OCLC:
52000425