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Book News Annotation:

Hibbitt (Harvard U.) describes the fiction built around floating worlds that was popular among the prosperous, creative, and illegitimate shopkeepers and entertainers at the bottom of the Japanese feudal order during the 17th and 18th centuries. The first edition was published in 1959 by Oxford University Press. Cited in
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780804834643
Author:
Hibbett, Howard
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Location:
Boston, Mass.
Subject:
Asian - General
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Japanese fiction
Subject:
General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 356, no. 1415
Publication Date:
19891215
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
8.06x5.36x.69 in. .64 lbs.

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