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The Resource Japanese tales, selected, edited, and translated by Royall Tyler

Japanese tales, selected, edited, and translated by Royall Tyler

Label
Japanese tales
Title
Japanese tales
Statement of responsibility
selected, edited, and translated by Royall Tyler
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains over 200 tales from medieval Japan
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/0952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR340
LC item number
.J33 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tyler, Royall
Series statement
Pantheon fairy tale and folklore library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Tales
Target audience
adult
Label
Japanese tales, selected, edited, and translated by Royall Tyler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The giant oak -- Melon magic -- The sparrow's gifts -- The maiden from the sky -- The flea - -The little spider -- A flash in the palace -- Salt fish and doctored wine -- The tapeworm's sad end -- A toad to reckon with -- Better late than early -- The ravenous storehouse -- The grisly box -- The bridge -- The rooted corpse -- An old, old ghost -- Syrup -- Not quite the right robe -- The nose -- Two buckets of marital bliss -- Home in a chest -- The Emperor's finger -- Japan's first gold -- Gyōgi and Baramon -- The old mackerel peddler -- Kōbō Daishi -- The Kannon in the pine -- Very kind of him, no doubt -- The dog and his wife -- An old god renewed -- Come to my Kasuga Mountain! -- Princess Glory -- The murmuring of the sea -- Japan means trouble! -- The invincible pair -- Rain -- No dragon -- Things as they are -- The portrait -- What the beans were saying -- Mercy -- Among the flowers -- For love of song -- Three angels -- Give me music! -- The weight of tradition -- The god of good fortune -- Divine applause -- Bring back that ferry! -- The man-made friend -- The laughing fit -- Small-time magic -- The little oil jar -- A hard moment -- A nice mug of molten copper -- The little bottle of tears -- Elimination -- But she couldn't help it! -- The genie -- One frog less -- The spellbound pirates -- The test -- Man's best friend -- Genjō -- The Rashō Gate -- The selfless thief -- Authority -- The wrestler's sister -- To sooth the savage breast -- The Buddha with lots of hands -- The protector spirit -- The flying storehouse -- No respect -- The invisible man -- Dyeing castle -- Taken in -- The sacrifice -- The lure -- Just like a bird -- Enough is enough! -- The loving fox -- Touched in the head -- Yam soup -- The eviction -- Incense smoke -- The blessing -- Another fly jar -- The wizard of the mountains -- An awful fall -- The ricepoop saint -- What the storm washed in -- Sea devils -- The dancing mushroom -- The best-laid plans... -- Real flames at last! -- The painted horse -- A model demon -- The river of snakes -- The wine spring -- Very high in the mountains -- The god of fire and thunder -- The gold of Golden Peak -- The thunder turtle -- The catch -- The grateful turtle -- Urashima the Fisherman -- The grateful crab -- Young lust -- The pretty girl -- Mesmerized -- Red heat -- Lovesick -- Gone, body and soul -- Paradise in the palm of the hand -- No compromise -- The failure -- Letters from Paradise -- Not exactly the land of bliss -- One last shower of petals -- Inspiring, unfortunately -- No fool, the hunter -- The hairy arm -- Expert help -- Rice cakes -- A memorable empress -- Quite a stink -- The master -- A simple cure --
  • A beloved wife, a bow, a white bird -- The unknown third -- An image in a flame -- The forsaken lady -- She died long ago -- I saw it in a dream -- The snake charmer -- The tug-of-war -- As deep as the sea -- What the snake had in mind -- Red plum blossoms -- The enigma -- Wasps -- Without even a fight -- The temple bell -- The dead man wakes -- Cowed -- The bloody sword -- A plea from Hell -- The voice from the cave -- Incorrigible -- The pirate's story -- A little lesson -- Heroic patience, almost -- The pot-headed demon -- Riotous living -- The boy who laid the golden stone -- Cherry blossoms -- The thirst for paradise -- The chanting skull -- The nice little god sails away -- The unearthly fragrance -- A twinge of regret -- Daddy, who were those people? -- The curse -- The harmless haunt -- In the nick of time -- Astride the corpse -- Twinleaf -- No night to be out courting -- Lump off, lump on -- Take a good look! -- Cherish-the-aged spring -- The bottomless sack -- The solid gold corpse -- A fortune from a wisp of straw -- "Dong's head" silk -- A very surprised Bodhisattva -- The awakening -- The little god's big chance -- Pious antics -- The reprieve -- The water spirit -- The master of streams and falls -- The dragon cave -- Gold from the Dragon Palace -- The pond god takes a wife -- The Isle of Man and Maid -- The snake and the centipede -- Through the water curtain -- Cannibal Island -- No nonsense! -- Quite a bit of nonsense -- One mouthful -- Suddenly, horse dung -- The monk in white armor -- Little white hairs -- The man who stole a dream -- The Buddha-Ox -- The falconer's dream -- Poverty -- The nightmare -- The double -- Bewitched -- The funeral -- The grinning face of an old woman -- Fox arson -- The fox's ball -- Singed fur -- Not really a tree at all -- The white fox: four dreams -- The telltale fish -- A taste for fish -- The promise -- The jellyfish's bones -- The stinking hut -- Be good to your mother and father! -- Hell in broad day -- The old woman on the mountain -- Mother -- Perilous gratitude -- The ugly son
Control code
ocm13823115
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
lvi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780394521909
Lccn
86017017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.2 J271 ; XX-N ; [SC14-15, 1@19.95, ES/TKG]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 13823115
  • (OCoLC)13823115
Label
Japanese tales, selected, edited, and translated by Royall Tyler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The giant oak -- Melon magic -- The sparrow's gifts -- The maiden from the sky -- The flea - -The little spider -- A flash in the palace -- Salt fish and doctored wine -- The tapeworm's sad end -- A toad to reckon with -- Better late than early -- The ravenous storehouse -- The grisly box -- The bridge -- The rooted corpse -- An old, old ghost -- Syrup -- Not quite the right robe -- The nose -- Two buckets of marital bliss -- Home in a chest -- The Emperor's finger -- Japan's first gold -- Gyōgi and Baramon -- The old mackerel peddler -- Kōbō Daishi -- The Kannon in the pine -- Very kind of him, no doubt -- The dog and his wife -- An old god renewed -- Come to my Kasuga Mountain! -- Princess Glory -- The murmuring of the sea -- Japan means trouble! -- The invincible pair -- Rain -- No dragon -- Things as they are -- The portrait -- What the beans were saying -- Mercy -- Among the flowers -- For love of song -- Three angels -- Give me music! -- The weight of tradition -- The god of good fortune -- Divine applause -- Bring back that ferry! -- The man-made friend -- The laughing fit -- Small-time magic -- The little oil jar -- A hard moment -- A nice mug of molten copper -- The little bottle of tears -- Elimination -- But she couldn't help it! -- The genie -- One frog less -- The spellbound pirates -- The test -- Man's best friend -- Genjō -- The Rashō Gate -- The selfless thief -- Authority -- The wrestler's sister -- To sooth the savage breast -- The Buddha with lots of hands -- The protector spirit -- The flying storehouse -- No respect -- The invisible man -- Dyeing castle -- Taken in -- The sacrifice -- The lure -- Just like a bird -- Enough is enough! -- The loving fox -- Touched in the head -- Yam soup -- The eviction -- Incense smoke -- The blessing -- Another fly jar -- The wizard of the mountains -- An awful fall -- The ricepoop saint -- What the storm washed in -- Sea devils -- The dancing mushroom -- The best-laid plans... -- Real flames at last! -- The painted horse -- A model demon -- The river of snakes -- The wine spring -- Very high in the mountains -- The god of fire and thunder -- The gold of Golden Peak -- The thunder turtle -- The catch -- The grateful turtle -- Urashima the Fisherman -- The grateful crab -- Young lust -- The pretty girl -- Mesmerized -- Red heat -- Lovesick -- Gone, body and soul -- Paradise in the palm of the hand -- No compromise -- The failure -- Letters from Paradise -- Not exactly the land of bliss -- One last shower of petals -- Inspiring, unfortunately -- No fool, the hunter -- The hairy arm -- Expert help -- Rice cakes -- A memorable empress -- Quite a stink -- The master -- A simple cure --
  • A beloved wife, a bow, a white bird -- The unknown third -- An image in a flame -- The forsaken lady -- She died long ago -- I saw it in a dream -- The snake charmer -- The tug-of-war -- As deep as the sea -- What the snake had in mind -- Red plum blossoms -- The enigma -- Wasps -- Without even a fight -- The temple bell -- The dead man wakes -- Cowed -- The bloody sword -- A plea from Hell -- The voice from the cave -- Incorrigible -- The pirate's story -- A little lesson -- Heroic patience, almost -- The pot-headed demon -- Riotous living -- The boy who laid the golden stone -- Cherry blossoms -- The thirst for paradise -- The chanting skull -- The nice little god sails away -- The unearthly fragrance -- A twinge of regret -- Daddy, who were those people? -- The curse -- The harmless haunt -- In the nick of time -- Astride the corpse -- Twinleaf -- No night to be out courting -- Lump off, lump on -- Take a good look! -- Cherish-the-aged spring -- The bottomless sack -- The solid gold corpse -- A fortune from a wisp of straw -- "Dong's head" silk -- A very surprised Bodhisattva -- The awakening -- The little god's big chance -- Pious antics -- The reprieve -- The water spirit -- The master of streams and falls -- The dragon cave -- Gold from the Dragon Palace -- The pond god takes a wife -- The Isle of Man and Maid -- The snake and the centipede -- Through the water curtain -- Cannibal Island -- No nonsense! -- Quite a bit of nonsense -- One mouthful -- Suddenly, horse dung -- The monk in white armor -- Little white hairs -- The man who stole a dream -- The Buddha-Ox -- The falconer's dream -- Poverty -- The nightmare -- The double -- Bewitched -- The funeral -- The grinning face of an old woman -- Fox arson -- The fox's ball -- Singed fur -- Not really a tree at all -- The white fox: four dreams -- The telltale fish -- A taste for fish -- The promise -- The jellyfish's bones -- The stinking hut -- Be good to your mother and father! -- Hell in broad day -- The old woman on the mountain -- Mother -- Perilous gratitude -- The ugly son
Control code
ocm13823115
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
lvi, 340 pages
Isbn
9780394521909
Lccn
86017017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.2 J271 ; XX-N ; [SC14-15, 1@19.95, ES/TKG]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 13823115
  • (OCoLC)13823115

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