Rashomon and other stories

ISBN: 0871401738, 9780871401731
OCLC Number: 578967240
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Ryunosuke Akutagawa
Translator: Takashi Kojima
Language: en
Publisher: Liveright Pub. Corp., 1952, 1970, 1999; Tuttle, 1952, 1954, 1960, 1967, 2001, 2007, 2011; Bantam Books, 1952, 1959, 1970
Publication Place: New York; Rutland, VT, Boston, New York; New York
Japanese Copyright Year: Rashomon: 1914, Yam gruel: 1916, The martyr: 1918, In a grove: 1922, The dragon: 1919
English Publication Date: 1952
Notes: Contents: In a grove, Rashomon, Yam gruel, The martyr, Kess and Morito, The dragon. Introduction by Howard Hibbett. Illustrations by M. Kuwata.
Abstract: This collection gave birth to a new paradigm when Akira Kurosawa's film "Rashomon", made famous Ryunosuke Akutagawa's disturbing tale of seven people recounting the same incident from shockingly different perspectives.