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Yei Theodora Ozaki

Japanese Fairy Tales

This collection of Japanese fairy tales is the outcome of a suggestion made to me indirectly through a friend by Mr. Andrew Lang. They have been translated from the modern version written by Sadanami Sanjin. These stories are not literal translations, and though the Japanese story and all quaint Japanese expressions have been faithfully preserved, they have been told more with the view to interest young readers of the West than the technical student of folk-lore.
240 printed pages

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    sofianabieva0827has quoted10 months ago
    The Bamboo-cutter and the Moon-child
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    Grateful acknowledgment is due to Mr.
    sara97unicornhas quoted10 months ago
    The red bream, the flounder, the sole, the cuttlefish, and all the chief vassals of the Dragon King of the Sea now came out with courtly bows to welcome the stranger.

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