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    DescriptionYoshitaka Amano has been praised around the world for his lush watercolors and evocative work dealing with myth and legend. In "The Tale of Genji" Mr. Amano brings his considerable talent to retelling one of the most famous of Japanese myths: written by Murasaki Shikibu shortly after 1000 AD and considered by most scholars to be the first novel ever written, "The Tale of Genji" is the story of the romantic adventures of Genji, the amazingly handsome prince and his many romantic conquests. Told through stunning paintings, Mr. Amano brings this classic story to life for a new generation. - As one of the most respected stories of all time, "The Tale of Genji" holds a worldwide place of honor among lovers of myth and legend.


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    Title
    The Tale of Genji
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Yoshitaka Amano, By (artist) Yoshitaka Amano
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 81
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 300 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 703 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781595820631
    ISBN 10: 1595820639
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GRA
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11110
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: FC
    Libri: I-FC
    LC classification: NC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F3.1
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 69
    Ingram Theme: CULT/JAPANS
    BIC subject category V2: FXA
    B&T Merchandise Category: GPH
    B&T General Subject: 400
    B&T Approval Code: A23430000, A23440000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 68
    DC22: 895.636
    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000, CGN004030, CGN004180
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: XAM
    Illustrations note
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    Publisher
    Dark Horse Comics,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Dark Horse Comics,U.S.
    Publication date
    22 August 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Milwaukie