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Rashomon and other stories

Akutagawa RyЕ«nosuke

Rashomon and other stories

by Akutagawa RyЕ«nosuke

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published: New York: Liversidge, 1952.

Statementtranslated by Takashi Kojima ; with an introduction by Osamu Shimizu.
SeriesBantam classics -- AC42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13965306M

Jan 11,  · A Review of “Rashomon and Seventeen Other Stories” by Ryunosuke Akutagawa The stage is thus perfectly set for a set of disturbing stories. Rashomon narrates the story of a jobless servant who is sheltering from the rain inside the gate and an old woman, who steals hair from the corpses lying there to sell to wig-makers, justifying it by. Aug 21,  · Widely acknowledged as the father of the Japanese short story, Ryunosuke Akutagawa remains one of the most influential Japanese writers of all time. Rashomon and Other Stories, a collection of his most celebrated work, resonates as strongly today as when it first published a century ago.4/5(K).

Rashomon, And Other Stories, translated by Takashi Kojima, This short collection of six stories includes the famous "In a Grove" (popularly called "Rashomon"), which I have seen on film countless times and is one of my all time favorites/5(5). Rashomon and Other Stories by Ryunosuke Akutagawa. Liveright. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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Akira Kurosawa's film Rashomon () is in fact based primarily on another of Akutagawa's short stories, "In a Grove"; only the film's title and some of the material for the frame scenes, such as the theft of a kimono and. Mar 01,  · This is the second Ryunosuke Akutagawa book that I have read, the first one being "Kappa." The change in tone was a bit of a shock for me, for whereas "Kappa" is a wry, witty political commentary, the stories collected in "Rashomon and Other Stories" are bleak and brilliant.5/5(5).

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