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Fictions of femininity

literary inventions of gender in Japanese court women"s memoirs

by Edith Sarra

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Japanese diaries -- Heian period, 794-1185 -- History and criticism,
    • Japanese diaries -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • Femininity in literature,
    • Gender identity in literature,
    • Women and literature -- Japan

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-322) and index.

      StatementEdith Sarra.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPL741.2 .S26 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 328 p. ;
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL377874M
      ISBN 100804733783
      LC Control Number98039910

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