The Manyosu : Translated and Annotated : Book VII

Pierson, J. L.
Publication Date 1949
Publisher E. J. Brill
Binding Hardback
Condition Reading copy only
SKU 19377
Notes Some light pencil annotation to text. Heavier pencil annotation to blank spaces at end of book and to the contents page. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine is very clean but cloth back strip appears completely detached and is currently held on in a very amateur way with poor quality tape. Occasional foxing to pages. Binding is sound.


Hardback. 407pp. Translation in to English, with notes on context, grammar and different readings, of the Man'yōshū, the oldest extant collection of Japanese waka (poetry in Classical Japanese).
Price: £12.00
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