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A treasury of Asian literature, edited with an introd. and commentaries by John D. Yohannan

Label
A treasury of Asian literature
Title
A treasury of Asian literature
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introd. and commentaries by John D. Yohannan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
General collection of sacred and secular literature from Arabia, Iran (Persia), India, China and Japan. Includes stories, drama, and poetry as well as excerpts from Confucian, Taoist, Hindu, Buddhist and Islamic scriptures
Cataloging source
ZEM
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Yohannan, John D
Dewey number
895
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ409
LC item number
.Y6 1956b
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Mentor book
Series volume
MY823
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oriental literature
  • English literature
  • Oriental literature
Label
A treasury of Asian literature, edited with an introd. and commentaries by John D. Yohannan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of a hardcover ed. published by the John Day Co., Inc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Story. Parable (From the Panchatantra -- From the Gulistan of Sadi -- From the Mathnawi of Rumi) -- Prose fiction (From The thousand and one nights : The lady and her five suitors -- An anonymousu Chinese tale : The judicial murder of Tsui Ning -- From The tale of the genji : Chapter v. Murasaki / Lady Murasaki Shikibu) -- Epic (From the Mahabharata : Śvitr̋ ; or, love and death -- From the Shahnamah of Firdausi [The birth of Sohr̀b -- The death of Sohr̀b])
  • Pt. 2. Drama. Shakuntala / K̀lid̀sa -- Atsumori / Seami Motokiyo
  • Pt. 3. Song. Of man and nature (From the Chinese poets -- From the Japanese poets [From the Manyo Shu -- From the Kokin Shu -- Haiku]) -- Of man and God (From the Mediations of Ma'arri -- The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, first edition) -- Of sacred and profane love (From the Moallakat : Ode / Imr-ul-Kais -- Gita Govinda (abridged) / Jayadeva -- From the Divani Shamsi Tabriz of Rumi -- From the Divan of Hafiz)
  • Pt. 4. Scripture. Confucian (From the Analects of Confucius) -- Taoist (From the Tao teh ching) -- Hindu (From the Bhagavad gita -- Buddhist (From the Dhammapada) -- Islamic (From the Koran)
Control code
ocm15300443
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiv, 432 pages
Isbn
9780451617286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)15300443
Label
A treasury of Asian literature, edited with an introd. and commentaries by John D. Yohannan
Publication
Note
Reprint of a hardcover ed. published by the John Day Co., Inc
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Story. Parable (From the Panchatantra -- From the Gulistan of Sadi -- From the Mathnawi of Rumi) -- Prose fiction (From The thousand and one nights : The lady and her five suitors -- An anonymousu Chinese tale : The judicial murder of Tsui Ning -- From The tale of the genji : Chapter v. Murasaki / Lady Murasaki Shikibu) -- Epic (From the Mahabharata : Śvitr̋ ; or, love and death -- From the Shahnamah of Firdausi [The birth of Sohr̀b -- The death of Sohr̀b])
  • Pt. 2. Drama. Shakuntala / K̀lid̀sa -- Atsumori / Seami Motokiyo
  • Pt. 3. Song. Of man and nature (From the Chinese poets -- From the Japanese poets [From the Manyo Shu -- From the Kokin Shu -- Haiku]) -- Of man and God (From the Mediations of Ma'arri -- The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, first edition) -- Of sacred and profane love (From the Moallakat : Ode / Imr-ul-Kais -- Gita Govinda (abridged) / Jayadeva -- From the Divani Shamsi Tabriz of Rumi -- From the Divan of Hafiz)
  • Pt. 4. Scripture. Confucian (From the Analects of Confucius) -- Taoist (From the Tao teh ching) -- Hindu (From the Bhagavad gita -- Buddhist (From the Dhammapada) -- Islamic (From the Koran)
Control code
ocm15300443
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiv, 432 pages
Isbn
9780451617286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)15300443

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