Literature of Asia

Publication Date 1999
Publisher National Textbook Company ,
Binding Paperback
Condition Very good copy.
SKU 2239
Notes Very lightly rubbed. Uncreased spine.


Paperback. 9'' x 7.5'', 256pp. Part of the Traditions in World Literature series. Includes translated extracts from Babylonian (Gilgamesh), Hebrew (including the Bible, poetry and short story), Arabic and Persian (including from the Koran, poetry and drama), Indian (a short stories) Chinese (wide range of poetry and some short stories), Japanese (poetry, drama and short stories). Includes brief contextual or biographical note before the translation with discussion questions and suggestions for writing at the end of each translation. Also includes pronunciation key and Index.
Price: £9.50