Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Patrick W. Caddeau.|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2005014022|
Appraising Genji promises to enhance our understanding of one of the greatest literary classics in terms of intellectual history, literary criticism, and the quest of scholars in early modern Japan to define their nation’s place in the world. “ a refreshing and timely book ” — Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society. Get this from a library! Appraising Genji: literary criticism and cultural anxiety in the age of the last samurai. [Patrick W Caddeau] -- "Considered by many to be the world's first novel, The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu is a masterpiece of narrative fiction rich in plot, character development, and compositional detail. The tale. In the late s, when I first began to prowl the bookshops of Jinbōchō in search of printed texts of medieval and Edo-period commentaries on Genji, one book in particular caught my was the edition of Hagiwara Hiromichi's () Genji monogatari hyōshaku (). The soiled olive covers of the volume gave no hint of any particular excellence; and its price, about. In writing Appraising Genji I sought to bridge a significant gap between scholarship on premodern literary criticism and modern theories of fiction in Japan. Continued research and reading in Japanese literature have led me to explore a variety of topics, including: intellectual history, nativisim and nationalism, theories of the novel, poetic.
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