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              Books by Richard Bowring

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              The Diary of Lady Murasaki

              The Diary of Lady Murasaki (Paperback)

              By Shikibu, Murasaki; Translated by Bowring, Richard

              • RRP: $21.00
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              This is the diary of Lady Murasaki, the Japanese prose writer. It describes the Heian court at its apogee and offers an intimate picture of the author's life as tutor and companion to the timid Empress Shoshi. It reveals the underside of imperial splendour from a female point of ...view.
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              ISBN 9780140435764
              Released NZ 9 Mar 1999
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Classics
              Language (English)
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              In Search of the Way: Thought and Religion in Early-Modern Japan, 1582-1860
               

              In Search of the Way: Thought and Religion in Early-Modern Japan, 1582-1860 (Hardback)

              By Bowring, Richard

              • RRP: $287.99
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              A history of intellectual and religious developments in Japan during the Tokugawa period (1582-1860), this volume deals with social, cultural, and religious interplay, primarily focusing on the Neo-Confucian search for the Way, a pattern of existence that could provide order for ...society at large, as well as self-fulfilment for the individual.
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              ISBN 9780198795230
              Released NZ 29 Dec 2016
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji
               

              Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Bowring, Richard

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              This introduction to The Tale of Genji sketches the text's cultural background and offers an analysis of the text's language.

              ISBN 9780521832083
              Released NZ 22 Jan 2004
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Landmarks of World Literature (New)
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              The Religious Traditions of Japan 500-1600
               

              The Religious Traditions of Japan 500-1600 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bowring, Richard

              • RRP: $120.99
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              The first English-language overview of the interaction of Buddhism and Shint in Japanese culture.

              ISBN 9780521720274
              Released NZ 26 May 2008
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              An Introduction to Modern Japanese: Volume 2, Exercises and Word Lists
               

              An Introduction to Modern Japanese: Volume 2, Exercises and Word Lists (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bowring, Richard; Laurie, Haruko Uryu

              • RRP: $121.99
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              This is the second book in an intensive one-year introductory course in Japanese.

              ISBN 9780521548885
              Released NZ 11 May 2004
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Religious Traditions of Japan 500-1600
               

              The Religious Traditions of Japan 500-1600 (Hardback)

              By Bowring, Richard

              • RRP: $518.50
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              The first English-language overview of the interaction of Buddhism and Shint in Japanese culture.

              ISBN 9780521851190
              Released NZ 18 Oct 2005
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji
               

              Murasaki Shikibu: The Tale of Genji (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Bowring, Richard

              • RRP: $86.99
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              This introduction to The Tale of Genji sketches the text's cultural background and offers an analysis of the text's language.

              ISBN 9780521539753
              Released NZ 13 Jan 2004
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Landmarks of World Literature (New)
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