Tale of Genji

From LingWiki

Jump to: navigation, search
Tale of Genji
Author Murasaki Shikibu
Publisher Unknown
Date of Publication before 1021

Original Language Japanese
Number of Pages 54 chapters
Type of Book Novel

The oldest novel written in the Japanese language; it chronicles the exploits of the fictional Hikaru Genji, the son of the emperor.

See Also


    Personal tools