The Plum Rains and Other Stories

The Plum Rains and Other Stories

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10.79 The Plum Rains and Other Stories

Japan. The last decade of the 17th century. Men who lived by the sword find themselves cut adrift while women begin to confront new threats and opportunities. The austere demands of the haikai poet are no match for the growing popularity of urban performers, and the medieval samurai ethos has been replaced by the culture of the merchant and the shogun’s bureaucrats. This colourful but remote world is portrayed in these stories. Basho, Japan’s greatest poet, features… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: The Liffey Press (July 01, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 212 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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