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Japanese Myths

Japanese Myths (Paperback, New edition)

Edited by Jackson, Jake

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Japan's mythology is alive with gods, spirits and monsters. It draws on Buddhist and Shinto traditions to explain the nature of the world of the island of Japan, and the heavenly status of the long line of emperors. The warrior class of the imperial court, and the natural spirits... of the countryside represent parallel and interdependent aspects of Japanese society, explored through ancient legend and folklore in this fascinating new book in the Flame Tree Myths and Legend series. FLAME TREE 451: From mystery to crime, supernatural to horror and myth, fantasy and science fiction, Flame Tree 451 offers a healthy diet of werewolves and mechanical men, blood-lusty vampires, dastardly villains, mad scientists, secret worlds, lost civilizations and escapist fantasies. Discover a storehouse of tales gathered specifically for the reader of the fantastic.
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ISBN 9781787556898
Released NZ 16 Sep 2019
Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
Format Paperback, New edition
Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
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ISBN-13 9781787556898
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Flame Tree Publishing
Imprint Flame Tree Publishing
Released 16 Sep 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, New edition
Edition New edition
Author(s) Edited by Jackson, Jake
Series The World's Greatest Myths and Legends
Category Myth & Legend
Short Stories
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 15mm
Dewey Code 398.20952
Weight 176g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Tales - Japan, Mythology, Japanese
NBS Text Historical & Mythological Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade