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Harvard East Asian Monographs 232

The Ethos of Noh

Actors and Their Art

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$20.00 • £16.95 • €18.00

ISBN 9780674021204

Publication Date: 03/01/2006


325 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 color illustrations, 4 halftones, 5 line drawings

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  • Tables, Figures, and Color Figures
  • Introduction: Landmarks of Memory
  • 1. Masks and Memory
  • 2. Secret Manuscripts
  • 3. The Power of Secret Manuscripts
  • 4. Bloodlines
  • 5. Mass-Produced Mystery
  • 6. Print and Order
  • 7. Rituals
  • Conclusion: Noh’s Modern Myths
  • Appendix: Schools and Roles
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • Index

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