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Rituals of Self-Revelation

Shishōsetsu as Literary Genre and Socio-Cultural Phenomenon

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$45.95 • £36.95 • €41.50

ISBN 9780674773196

Publication Date: 04/15/1996

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In detail and thoroughness of research, this book is the last European word on the Japanese I-novel… If you want to explore every angle on the subject, and to be introduced to the full range of Japanese studies of it, here is your authoritative guide.—Sydney Giffard, Asian Affairs

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