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Japanese Plays: Classic Noh, Kyogen and Kabuki Works (Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature)

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Nothing reflects the beauty of life as much as Japanese theater. It is here that reality is held suspended and emptiness can fill the mind through words, music, dance, and mysticism. andlt;bandgt;A.L. Sadlerandlt;/bandgt; translates the mysteries of Noh, Kyogen, and Kabuki in his groundbreaking book, andlt;iandgt;Japanese Plays.andlt;/iandgt; A seminal classic, it provides a cross section of Japanese theater that gives the reader a sampler of its beauty and power.

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A seminal classic, Japanese Plays provides a vivid cross section of Japanese theater, its beauty and power

Synopsis:

Nothing reflects the beauty of life as much as Japanese theater. It is here that reality is held suspended and emptiness can fill the mind through words, music, dance, and mysticism. A.L. Sadler translates the mysteries of Noh, Kyogen, and Kabuki in his groundbreaking book, Japanese Plays. A seminal classic, it provides a cross section of Japanese theater that gives the reader a sampler of its beauty and power.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;A.L. Sadlerandlt;/bandgt; (1882-1970) was Professor of Oriental Studies at the University of Sydney for 26 years. Among his works are Shogun, Japanese Tea Ceremony and Japanese Architecture.

Product Details

ISBN:
9784805310731
Author:
Sadler, A. L.
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Foreword by:
Atkins, Paul S.
Foreword:
Atkins, Paul S.
Author:
Atkins, Pa
Author:
Sul
Author:
Atkins, Paul S.
Subject:
Theater - History & Criticism
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Japanese drama -- Translations into English.
Subject:
Asian - General
Subject:
Theater - General
Subject:
Drama -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Noh; plays; japanese; anthology; classics; drama
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Tuttle Classics of Japanese Literature
Publication Date:
20100331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
13 bandamp;w illus
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8 x 5.13 in 12 oz

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"Synopsis" by , Nothing reflects the beauty of life as much as Japanese theater. It is here that reality is held suspended and emptiness can fill the mind through words, music, dance, and mysticism. A.L. Sadler translates the mysteries of Noh, Kyogen, and Kabuki in his groundbreaking book, Japanese Plays. A seminal classic, it provides a cross section of Japanese theater that gives the reader a sampler of its beauty and power.
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