Oriental humour.

  • 582 Pages
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Hokuseido Press , [Tokyo]
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LC ClassificationsPN6222.O7 B55
The Physical Object
Pagination582 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6268048M
LC Control Number59004142

Oriental humour Hardcover – January 1, by Reginald Horace Blyth (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Hardcover, January 1, $ — $ HardcoverAuthor: Reginald Horace Blyth.

All tissue papers are present, each with a blurb describing the picture behind it. xii, p. w/ illus., fold out chronological chart of Japanese humour, bibliography in Japanese, index in english. A classic book on Japanese humor by Blyth, an author and great admirer and student of Japanese culture, with respected books on Zen and haiku poetry.

"Those who read this book just Oriental humour. book the humour found on every page of it will also get to know something of Taoism, Zen, demonology, oriental poetry, and the characters of the ancient and modern Chinese, Koreans, and Japanese." Japan Travel Bureau, Japanese Life and Character in Senryu, Oriental Humor, Zen and Zen Classics.

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