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Japanese Studies for Undergraduate Students (EALC 250 & Other Courses): Ghosts, monsters and spirits

This is a resource guide for undergraduate students interested in Japanese Studies.

Supernatural

Supernatural in Japan

Resource guide created by University of Wisconsin-Madison.

English resources on ghosts, monsters, spirits and deities.

Kitsune: Japan's Fox of Mystery, Romance & Humor

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Kitsuné; Japan's fox of mystery, romance & humor.

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Main Author: Nozaki, Kiyoshi
Published: [Tokyo] Hokuseido Press [c1961]
Topics: Foxes - Folklore. | Folklore - Japan.
Location:  Main Stacks
Call Number:  895.609 N87K
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Rakugo!

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Rakugo! : comic stories from old Japan /

retold by Ralph F. McCarthy ; illustrated by Yu Takita.

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Names: McCarthy, Ralph F. | Takita, Yū
Published: Tōkyō : Kōdansha Intānashonaru Kabushiki Kaisha, c2000.
Series: Kodansha Eigo Bunko
Topics: Japanese wit and humor - Edo period, 1600-1868. | Rakugo. | Caricatures and cartoons - Japan.
Location:  Asian
Call Number:  PL776.5 .R35
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1.The other end (Katabou) -- 2. The god of death (shinigami) -- 3. Toku the boatman (Funatoku) -- 4. The absentminded messenger ( sokotsu no shisha) -- 5. Dream sake (yume no sake) -- Notes(p.112 -122).

Rakugo, the Popular Narrative Art of Japan

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Rakugo, the popular narrative art of Japan /

Heinz Morioka, Miyoko Sasaki.

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Main Author: Morioka, Heinz
Other Names: Sasaki, Miyoko
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Council on East Asian Studies, Harvard University : 1989.
Series: Harvard East Asian monographs.
Topics: Rakugo
Location:  Main Stacks
Call Number:  808.5430952 M825R
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