Ten Foot Square Hut and Tales of the Heike by A. L. Sadler
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Ten Foot Square Hut and Tales of the Heike
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Ten Foot Square Hut and Tales of the Heike

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Ten Foot Square Hut and Tales of the Heike by A. L. Sadler

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Readers of medieval Japanese literature have long been captivated by its romance and philosophy. In this volume, two acclaimed thirteenth century classics, The Ten Foot Square Hut and Tales of the Heike, are presented in translation. The Ten Foot Square Hut offers the memorable reflections of a recluse who retired from a world filled with violent contrasts and cataclysms. Tales of the Heike describes the rise and fall of the Heike clan. Though written 700 years ago, both classics offer a timeless message.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780804836760
ISBN-10: 0804836760
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 133mm x 19mm)
Pages: 271
Imprint: Tuttle Publishing
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Publish Date: 31-Mar-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - A. L. Sadler

\The late A. L. Sadler, MA, was Professor of Oriental Studies at the University of Sydney for 26 years. Professor Sadler was a distinguished devotee of Japan and its culture.

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