The Tale of Genji
Translation, Canonization, and World Literature
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Columbia University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $95.00|
| Book Description: |
Tracing the canonization through translation of The Tale of Genji from the 1830s to the 1950s, Michael Emmerich rewrites the early modern and modern history of the work, illuminating the intricate process by which it came to be recognized as a classic of both Japanese and world literature.