Ihara Saikaku

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed


Best Selling

New Releases



Delete Ihara Saikaku



Literary collections (1)



English (2)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)



All (2)

DRM Free (0)

DRM (2)

More options

Comrade Loves the Samurai

by Ihara Saikaku & Edward Powys Mathers

In Comrade Loves of a Samurai, the theme of homosexual love between the samurai is explored.

To the old Japanese such love among samurai was quite permissible. The sons of samurai families were urged to form...

Five Women Who Loved Love: Amorous Tales from 17th-Century Japan

by Ihara Saikaku

"Five charming novellas…which have astonishing freshness, color, and warmth."—The New Yorker

First published in 1686, this collection of five novellas was an immediate bestseller in the bawdy world that was...