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An old bamboo cutter finds a tiny child in the hollow of a bamboo stalk. Thus begins the beloved story of the Moon Princess, whose unearthly beauty brings her fame and would-be husbands from throughout the land, but whose destiny shines far off in the sky. The delicate color and detail of Kancho Oda's illustrations, painted over half a century ago, create a mood of charm and mystery, admirably accompanied by the lilting verse of writer, translator, and lyricist Ralph F. McCarthy.

About the Author

RALPH F. McCARTHY is a writer, lyricist, and translator from Michigan and California. Among his translations are another collection of stories by Osamu Dazai, Self Portraits, and 69 by Ryu Murakami.

Product Details

ISBN:
9784770020994
Retold:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Author:
Oda, Kancho
Retold by:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Retold:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Author:
null, Ralph F.
Author:
McCarthy, Ralph F.
Author:
null, Kancho
Publisher:
Kodansha
Location:
Tåkyåo
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Asian
Subject:
Literature/English | Mythology
Subject:
Literature/English | Mythology and Folklore
Subject:
Literature/English | Mythology & Folklore
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Number:
1st this ed.
Series:
Kodansha's Children's Classics
Series Volume:
6
Publication Date:
20000931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
color illus. throughout
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
7.47x5.35x.36 in. .41 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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Children's » General
Children's » Historical Fiction » Asia

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