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    DescriptionNew, information-packed introduction and extensive captions accompany more than 120 full-page plates of magnificent, elaborately carved, museum-quality masks worn by actors playing gods, warriors, beautiful women, feudal lords, and supernatural beings. A unique introduction to classic Japanese theater for westerners and an excellent reference for students, scholars, and enthusiasts of No drama. Captions.

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    Japanese No Masks
    With 300 Illustrations of Authentic Historical Examples
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Friedrich Perzynski, Edited by Stanley Appelbaum
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 176
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 7 mm
    Weight: 290 g
    ISBN 13: 9780486440149
    ISBN 10: 0486440141

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: PER
    BIC subject category V2: AN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.8
    BIC subject category V2: ACBP
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25880
    B&T General Subject: 595
    Ingram Theme: CULT/JAPANS
    Ingram Subject Code: PA
    Libri: I-PA
    BISAC V2.8: PER011000, ART019000, PER011020
    DC22: 792.0952
    DC21: 792.0952
    BISAC V2.8: DRA005000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 792/.0952
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PN2924.5.N6 P4713 2005
    Thema V1.0: AGA, NHF, ATD
    Edition statement
    Little Gldn Treas and Revised ed.
    Illustrations note
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Imprint name
    Dover Publications Inc.
    Publication date
    30 June 2005
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Table of contents
    Note to the Dover Edition Introduction Full-Page Plates   The No Stage and Accessories (Plates I-XIII)   Outstanding Masks, in Historical Sequence of Carvers (Plates XIV-CXXII) Illustrated Catalog of Mask Types   No. Boys (Figs. 1-7)   No. Young Men (Figs. 8-12)   No. Mature Men (Figs. 13-36)   No. Old Men (Figs. 37-56)   No. Young Girls (Figs. 57 & 58)   No. Young and Mature Women (Figs. 59-80)   No. Old Women (Figs. 81-86)   No. Blind Men (Figs. 87-89)   No. Demons and Monsters (Figs. 90-149)   No. Gods and Sorcerers (Figs. 150-160)   Kyogen (Figs. 161-181)