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Product Description: En el budismo, el Infierno se denomina Naraka, Nirriti y Niraya. El Naraka existe en tres maneras: las ocho regiones del Infierno de las Llamas, las regiones del Infierno del Frío y el infierno Solitario. Los cuadros que representan el Naraka eran ejecutados con el objeto de difundir el budismo, al extremo de que los sacerdotes los llevaban consigo para mostrar los horrores del Infierno y lograr las conversiones por medio del temor...read more

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9781502312983 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 8, 2014, cover price $8.90 | About this edition: En el budismo, el Infierno se denomina Naraka, Nirriti y Niraya.

Ryunosuke Akutagawa (1892-1927) fue un escritor japonés perteneciente a la generación denominada "neo-realista" que surgió a finales de la Primera Guerra Mundial; sus obras, en su mayoría cuentos, reflejan su interés por la vida del Japón feudal. Es uno de los autores más problemáticos, inquietantes, versátiles y discutidos de nuestro siglo, no sólo bien conocido en Japón, sino también en Occidente, en donde hace ya bastante tiempo que muchas de sus obras han sido traducidas y presentadas al público.

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9789875503113 | Longseller S.A., June 30, 2011, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Ryunosuke Akutagawa (1892-1927) fue un escritor japonés perteneciente a la generación denominada "neo-realista" que surgió a finales de la Primera Guerra Mundial; sus obras, en su mayoría cuentos, reflejan su interés por la vida del Japón feudal.

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9781481942454 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 9, 2013, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: 3 Strange Tales presents new translations of this classic Japanese author's most well-known stories: Rashomon; A Christian Death; the never-before-published-in-English story, Agni; and a bonus story, In a Grove.

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9781935548126 | Scb Distributors, November 15, 2012, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: 3 Strange Tales presents new translations of this classic Japanese author's most well-known stories: Rashomon; A Christian Death; the never-before-published-in-English story, Agni; and a bonus story, In a Grove.

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Product Description: Writing at the beginning of the twentieth century, Ryunosuke Akutagawa created disturbing stories out of Japan's cultural upheaval. Rashomon tells the chilling story of the killing of a samurai through the testimony of witnesses, including the spirit of the murdered man...read more

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9781479125654 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 15, 2012, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Writing at the beginning of the twentieth century, Ryunosuke Akutagawa created disturbing stories out of Japan's cultural upheaval.
9784805308820, titled "Rashomon: And Other Stories" | Tuttle Pub, November 15, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Clear-eyed glimpses of human behavior in the extremities of poverty, stupidity, greed, vanity… Story-telling of an unconventional sort, with most of the substance beneath the shining, enameled surface.
9780871401731, titled "Rashomon: And Other Stories" | Reissue edition (Liveright Pub Corp, December 1, 1999), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: This fascinating collection gave birth to a new paradigm when Akira Kurosawa made famous Akutagawa's disturbing tale of seven people recounting the same incident from shockingly different perspectives.
9780871402141 | Liveright Pub Corp, June 1, 1970, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Writing at the beginning of the twentieth century, Ryunosuke Akutagawa created disturbing stories out of Japan's cultural upheaval.

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Product Description: In the global history of literature, the East has far preceded the West in introducing elements of fantasy into its stories, having ceased to be bound by the prehistoric purpose of narrative as the mere communication of events. This selection of horror stories of the Orient includes both age-old stories by unknown authors and contributions by famous names of more recent years...read more

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9789876343268 | Italian edition edition (Ediciones Lea, April 4, 2011), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: In the global history of literature, the East has far preceded the West in introducing elements of fantasy into its stories, having ceased to be bound by the prehistoric purpose of narrative as the mere communication of events.

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Product Description: New product. Never used!

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9780837130644 | New edition (Greenwood Pub Group, June 1, 1951), cover price $41.95 | About this edition: In Japanese folklore the Kappa is a scaly, child-sized creature with a face like a tiger and a sharp, pointed beak.

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9788493829506 | Azteca Difusora Del Libros S L, November 22, 2010, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: New product.
9780720612004 | Peter Owen Ltd, April 1, 2004, cover price $19.95
9780804832519 | Tuttle Pub, November 1, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: From the author of Rashomon comes a Swiftian satire of Japanese society thinly disguised as the fictitious Kappaland.

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Product Description: From one of the masters of the short story comes an unforgettable collection of haunting and strange tales. Ever since his death in 1927, Ryunosuke Akutagawa has been hailed as one of the greatest short story writers in world literature...read more

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9780871401922 | Reissue edition (Liveright Pub Corp, July 26, 2010), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: From one of the masters of the short story comes an unforgettable collection of haunting and strange tales.

Written by Ryunosuke Akutagawa - one of Japan's foremost stylists and a modernist master whose short stories are marked by imagery, cynicism, beauty, and wild humour. His other works include: 'Rashomon'; 'In a Bamboo Grove'; 'The Nose'; 'O-Gin'; 'Loyalty'; 'Death Register'; 'The Life of a Stupid Man'; and 'Spinning Gears'.
By Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Haruki Murakami (introduced by) and Jay Rubin (trans)

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9780140449709 | Italian edition edition (Penguin Classics, March 3, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Written by Ryunosuke Akutagawa - one of Japan's foremost stylists and a modernist master whose short stories are marked by imagery, cynicism, beauty, and wild humour.
9780143039846 | Deluxe edition (Penguin Classics, October 31, 2006), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A stunning deluxe edition of one of Penguin Classics' most popular translationsRyünosuke Akutagawa is one of Japan's foremost stylists—a modernist master whose short stories are marked by highly original imagery, cynicism, beauty and wild humour.

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9781439580158 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $24.00

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Product Description: Prefiguring the vital modernist voices of the Western literary canon, Akutagawa writes with a trenchant psychological precision that exposes the shifting traditions and ironies of early twentieth-century Japan and reveals his own strained connection to it...read more

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9780977857609, titled "Mandarins: Stories by Ryunosuke Akutagawa" | Archipelago Books, May 1, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Prefiguring the vital modernist voices of the Western literary canon, Akutagawa writes with a trenchant psychological precision that exposes the shifting traditions and ironies of early twentieth-century Japan and reveals his own strained connection to it.

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Product Description: Fiction. Asian Studies. Translated from the Japanese by Anthony Barnett and Toraiwa Naoko. Akutagawa Ryunosuke (1892-1927) is one of 20th Japan's great storytellers. He is best known in the West for the story "Rashomon", "Rasho Gate", which, with another of his short stories as primary source, "Within a Grove", was the inspiration behind Kurosawa's film Rashomon...read more

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9780907954354 | Allardyce Barnett Pub, January 1, 2007, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Fiction.

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Product Description: Book by Ryunosuke Akutagawa

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9781568860619 | Marsilio Pub, May 1, 1999, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book by Ryunosuke Akutagawa

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9789879186640 | Negocios Editoriales, December 1, 1998, cover price $9.90

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Product Description: Book by Akutagawa, Ryunosuke

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9780941419031 | Marsilio Pub, April 1, 1988, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Book by Akutagawa, Ryunosuke

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Product Description: Before his tragic death in 1927, Ryunosuke Akutagawa, author of "Rashomon", one of the most renowned stories of Japanese literature, wrote more than 100 short stories. Since his death, he has been described as one of the best-read men of his generation...read more

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9780804814577 | Tuttle Pub, February 1, 1984, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Before his tragic death in 1927, Ryunosuke Akutagawa, author of "Rashomon", one of the most renowned stories of Japanese literature, wrote more than 100 short stories.

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Product Description: In Japanese folklore the Kappa is a scaly, child-sized creature with a face like a tiger and a sharp, pointed beak. In the hands of Ryunosuke, one man's journey to `Kappaland' becomes the vehicle for a critique of Japanese life and customs in the tradition of Swift and Kafka...read more

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9780804809948 | Tuttle Pub, June 1, 1971, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In Japanese folklore the Kappa is a scaly, child-sized creature with a face like a tiger and a sharp, pointed beak.

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Product Description: "There can be no doubt that [Akutagawa] had more individuality than any other writer of his time and has left in Japanese literature a mass of artistic work, often grotesque and curious, that, while it undoubtedly angers the proletarian experimenters who now hold the stage and fight with lusty pens and a highly developed class consciousness against all that he stood for, will continue to live as long as men go on treasuring the fancies their fellows from time to time set down with care on paper...read more

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9780837130170 | Reprint edition (Greenwood Pub Group, July 1, 1970), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: "There can be no doubt that [Akutagawa] had more individuality than any other writer of his time and has left in Japanese literature a mass of artistic work, often grotesque and curious, that, while it undoubtedly angers the proletarian experimenters who now hold the stage and fight with lusty pens and a highly developed class consciousness against all that he stood for, will continue to live as long as men go on treasuring the fancies their fellows from time to time set down with care on paper.

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