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The Resource The tales of the Heike, translated by Burton Watson ; edited, with an introduction, by Haruo Shirane, (electronic resource)

The tales of the Heike, translated by Burton Watson ; edited, with an introduction, by Haruo Shirane, (electronic resource)

Label
The tales of the Heike
Title
The tales of the Heike
Statement of responsibility
translated by Burton Watson ; edited, with an introduction, by Haruo Shirane
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Heike monogatari
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • 1925-2017
  • 1951-
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  • Watson, Burton
  • Shirane, Haruo
  • ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Translations from the Asian classics
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  • Taira family
  • Japan
Label
The tales of the Heike, translated by Burton Watson ; edited, with an introduction, by Haruo Shirane, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Japanese
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-208)
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- book 1: The bells of Gion Monastery ; Night attack at Courtiers' Hall ; The sea bass ; Page-boy cuts ; Kiyomori's flowering fortunes ; Giō -- book 2: The admonition ; Signal fires ; The death of the senior counselor ; Yasuyori's prayer -- book 3: The pardon ; The foot-drumming ; Ariō ; The death of Shunkan -- book 4: The battle at the bridge -- book 5: The burning of Nara -- book 6: The death of Kiyomori -- book 7: Sanemori ; Tadanori leaves the capital ; The flight from Fukuhara -- book 8 [summary] -- book 9: The death of Lord Kiso ; The old horse ; The attack from the cliff ; The death of Tadanori ; The capture of Shigehira ; The death of Atsumori -- book 10: Regarding the precepts ; Senju-no-mae ; Yokobue ; Koremori becomes a monk ; Koremori drowns himself -- book 11: The death of Tsuginobu ; Nasu no Yoichi ; The lost bow ; The cockfights and the battle of Dan-no-ura ; Far-flying arrows ; The drowning of the former emperor -- book 12: The execution of Rokudai -- The initiates' book: The imperial lady becomes a nun ; The move to Ōhara ; The retired emperor visits Ōhara ; The six paths of existence ; The death of the imperial lady -- Glossary of characters
Control code
ebr10183590
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 216 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The tales of the Heike, translated by Burton Watson ; edited, with an introduction, by Haruo Shirane, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Translated from the Japanese
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-208)
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- book 1: The bells of Gion Monastery ; Night attack at Courtiers' Hall ; The sea bass ; Page-boy cuts ; Kiyomori's flowering fortunes ; Giō -- book 2: The admonition ; Signal fires ; The death of the senior counselor ; Yasuyori's prayer -- book 3: The pardon ; The foot-drumming ; Ariō ; The death of Shunkan -- book 4: The battle at the bridge -- book 5: The burning of Nara -- book 6: The death of Kiyomori -- book 7: Sanemori ; Tadanori leaves the capital ; The flight from Fukuhara -- book 8 [summary] -- book 9: The death of Lord Kiso ; The old horse ; The attack from the cliff ; The death of Tadanori ; The capture of Shigehira ; The death of Atsumori -- book 10: Regarding the precepts ; Senju-no-mae ; Yokobue ; Koremori becomes a monk ; Koremori drowns himself -- book 11: The death of Tsuginobu ; Nasu no Yoichi ; The lost bow ; The cockfights and the battle of Dan-no-ura ; Far-flying arrows ; The drowning of the former emperor -- book 12: The execution of Rokudai -- The initiates' book: The imperial lady becomes a nun ; The move to Ōhara ; The retired emperor visits Ōhara ; The six paths of existence ; The death of the imperial lady -- Glossary of characters
Control code
ebr10183590
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 216 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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