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Woman in the Crested Kimono: The Life of Shibue IO and Her Family Drawn from Mori Ogai's Shibue Chusai

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Daughter of a merchant family in nineteenth-century Japan and wife of a distinguished scholar-doctor of the samurai class, Shibue Io was a woman remarkable in her own right for her exceptionally keen mind and fearless spirit. Edwin McClellan now draws on the biography of her husband, written by Mori Ogai, to tell the story of Shibue Io, her society, and her times.

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ISBN:
9780300046182
Author:
Mcclellan, Edwin
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Author:
McClellan, Edwin
Subject:
General History
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Subject:
Women
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19981031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.6 lb

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