Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-01 - Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
From its early stories of gods, monsters, and mischievous mythical creatures to its more grounded recountings of historical events, this classic collection of the first literary efforts of the Japanese people is the preeminent source of knowledge about Japanese antiquity. First published in this translation in 1896, includes a history
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-18 - Publisher: Routledge
The Nihongi is the standard native history of Ancient Japan. This volume, originally published in 1896 and now of classic status makes accessible to European scholars the extensive store of material for the study of mythology, folk-lore, early civilization and manners and customs which it contains.
Authors: John Carman, Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer John Carman
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-04-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
This bibliography is the culmination of four years' work by a team of noted scholars; its annotated entries are organised by religious tradition and cover each tradition's central concepts, offering a judicious selection of primary and secondary works as well as recommendations of cross-cultural topics to be explored. Specialists in