In the Shade of Spring Leaves

In the Shade of Spring Leaves : The Life of Higuchi Ichiyo, with Nine of Her Best Stories

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Higuchi Ichiyo, Japan's first woman writer of stature in modern times, was born in 1872 and died at the age of twenty-four. In her brief life she wrote poems, essays, short stories and a great, multivolume diary. This book is made up of a critical biography, interlaced with extracts from the diary, and Robert Danly's translations of nine representative stories.
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  • Paperback | 388 pages
  • 157 x 236 x 25mm | 570g
  • United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • 0393309134
  • 9780393309133
  • 343,326

About Robert Lyons Danly

Higuchi Ichiyo- (b. 1872 - d. 1896) was a Japanese writer.
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