Japanese Tales and Legends

Japanese Tales and Legends By Helen McAlpine William McAlpine, Japanese Tales and Legends Here are stories from the legendary past of Japan gods and warriors woodcutters and fishermen wicked giants and beautiful princesses Touches of mischief and humor abound and a deep sense of the mag
  • Title: Japanese Tales and Legends
  • Author: Helen McAlpine William McAlpine
  • ISBN: 9780192741400
  • Page: 315
  • Format: Paperback
  • Japanese Tales and Legends By Helen McAlpine William McAlpine, Here are stories from the legendary past of Japan gods and warriors, woodcutters and fishermen, wicked giants and beautiful princesses Touches of mischief and humor abound, and a deep sense of the magic, ceremony, and the wonder of life.
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    1. This book was part of research for two assignments this semester, and though I am highly fascinated by Japanese mythology and folk lore, this text was a disappointment Apart from being littered with liberal twists of mythological events, the anthology would ve benefited from a in depth glossary and introductions to each tale especially The Birth of Japan and Tales of the Heike to help contextualise them To be fair, the Kojiki is rather dry, which would ve made McApline s job difficult, as far a [...]


    2. I like reading folk tales in general I wasn t familiar with any Japanese folktales There seem to be tragic tales than in the Western tradition Still, it was interesting to see a different culture s folktales.And now I finally understand the beginning of the movie My Neighbors the Yamadas about the peach boy and the bamboo girl they re not random, they re from Japanese folktales


    3. Wonderful selection of myths and legends which leaves me wondering Japanese men listen to their wives because of the stories



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