Historical Dictionary of Japanese Traditional Theatre is the only dictionary that offers detailed comprehensive coverage of the most important terms, people, and plays in the four principal traditional Japanese theatrical formsanA, kyAgen, bunraku, and kabukiasupplemented with individual historical essays on each form. This updated edition adds well over 200 plot summaries representing each theatrical form in addition to: a chronology; introductory essay; appendixes; an extensive bibliography; over 1500 cross-referenced entries on important terms; brief biographies of the leading artists and writers; and plot summaries of significant plays. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about the Japanese theatre.The three exiles and Chidori attempt to board the boat but SenA forbids Chidori from doing so, saying only three people have ... He is prepared to abandon his present life for life in the next world. ... using his right hand, HENGE MONO ac 153.
|Title||:||Historical Dictionary of Japanese Traditional Theatre|
|Author||:||Samuel L. Leiter|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2014-10-30|