Breaking into Japanese literature : seven modern classics in parallel text

ISBN: 4770028997, 9784770028990
OCLC Number: 781173913
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Editor: Giles Murray
Language: en
Publisher: Kodansha International, 2003, 2012
Publication Place: New York
English Publication Date: 2003
Notes: Japanese title: Nihongo o yomu tame no nanatsu no monogatari. Contents: The first night, The third night, The fifth night, The seventh night, In a grove, The nose, Rashomon.
Abstract: This is a graded reader for Japanese literature. There are 7 stories, 4 by Soseki 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.