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Murasaki

reared by future husband; causes his reform. [Jap. Lit.: The Tale of Genji]
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Japanese classical literature has immortalized Echizen in the famous novel The Tale of Genji by Lady Murasaki Shikibu.
The crowning glory of Japanese literature is theTale of Genjiwritten by Murasaki Shikibu, a high born Japanese writer, poet and lady in waiting.
Written by Murasaki Shikibu, a lady-in-waiting at the court, it is a book in which, as one commentator put it, "love affairs begin and end in the semidarkness, and sometimes the lovers are not even sure who their partner is."
Read Murasaki's Genji and Murakami's Kafka on the Shore.
Fukuto's examples, drawn from an abundance of texts including Eiga monogatari, Konjaku monogatari, Murasaki shikibu nikki among many others, also attend to what can be discerned about the lives of children of the lower social orders, an important consideration in developing a fuller understanding of childhood at this or perhaps at any time.
Lady Murasaki, in her diary [phrase omitted] (The Diary of Lady Murasaki), discloses her observance of gender and hierarchical relationships at the court as well as her own experience of sadness and anxiety.
This is a rich accompaniment to what is considered the world's first novel, written by the Japanese noblewoman Murasaki Shikibu.
Written in the 11th century by the Japanese noblewoman Murasaki Shikibu, The Tale of Genji is a masterpiece of prose and poetry that is widely considered the world's first novel.
79 Murasaki Shikibu c978-c1014 Japanese, world's first novelist.
He is currently working on the translation of The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu and it will be our pleasure to launch it very soon.'
They noticed that the trend was the same for all light conditions in tulip cultivars including 'Leen van der mark', 'Murasaki suisho' and 'Kikomachi'.
During the study tour, Mayor Sara and the other officials discussed the best practices in Tokyo Urban Planning, Suburban Area Science City planning, Murasaki River Pollution Prevention, and Kitakyushu Environmental and International Strategy.