The Medieval Drama Of Japan

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  • Asian,
  • Drama / Eastern,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Novelty

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL8503545M
ISBN 101425328970
ISBN 109781425328979

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The Ballad-drama of Medieval Japan. James T. Araki, University of California, Berkeley. Center for Japanese and Korean Studies. A history of Kowaka, the 16th century ballad-drama, including.

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