The tale of Genji

ISBN: 9780804838238, 0804838232
OCLC Number: 71239206
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Murasaki Shikibu
Translator: Kencho Suematsu
Language: en
Publisher: Tuttle, 1974, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2011
Publication Place: Rutland, VT, Boston
English Publication Date: 1882
Notes: Japanese title: Genji monogatari. The first Tuttle edition of this work was published as Genji monogatari, in 1974.
Abstract: Written centuries before the time of Shakespeare and Chaucer, The Tale of Genji marks the birth of the novel and after more than a millennium, this seminal work about the life and loves of Prince Genji, master poet, dancer, musician and painter, continues to enchant readers throughout the world.