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Myths of China and Japan

Donald A. Mackenzie

Myths of China and Japan

by Donald A. Mackenzie

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Published by Gresham in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Donald A Mackenzie.
The Physical Object
PaginationXVI,404p. :
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21066168M

The dawn of civilization --A far-travelled invention --Ancient mariners and explorers --The worldwide search for wealth --Chinese dragon lore --Bird and serpent myths --Dragon folk stories --The kingdom under the sea --The islands of the blest --The mother-goddess of China and Japan --Tree-, herb-, and stone-lore --How copper-culture reached. Kojiki was compiled by the imperial family, and consequently consists of myths, legends, songs, anecdotes, folk etymologies, and so forth centered around the imperial family and other leading families of Japan at that time. It has three books ordered in a chronological fashion: Book One deals with "The Age of the Gods"; Book Two, the reigns of.

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A survey of Oriental myths and legends, discussing their origins and meanings, and drawing parallels and connections to the mythologies of other cultures1/5(1).

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Explores the myths in Japan and China; native as well as imported. Includes illustrations in colour and monochrome. Chapter subjects cover; The Dawn of Civilization; The Mother-goddess of China and Japan; Dragon Folk-stories; Chinese Dragon Lore; Bird and Serpent Myths; Japanese Gods and Dragons; Myths and Doctrines of Taoism; and, Creation Myths and the God and Goddess Cults.

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Myths of China and Japan Item Preview remove-circlePages: Traces the origins and evolution of oriental myths and shows how stories spread from China across to Japan. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

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