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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tale_of_Genji

The tale concentrates on Genji's romantic life and describes the customs of the aristocratic society of the time. Genji's mother dies when he is ...

www.taleofgenji.org/summary.html

Summary and plot synopsis of the classic Japanese novel, The Tale of Genji.

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Overview The Tale of Genji centers on the life and loves of a handsome son, Hikaru Genji, born to an Emperor during the Heian Period. In the story, the beloved ...

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Complete summary of Lady Murasaki Shikibu's The Tale of Genji. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Tale of Genji.

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This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu. The Tale of Genji is a classical Japanese novel, ...

mercury.lcs.mit.edu/~jnc/prints/genji.html

Jan 8, 2013 ... A major theme of the 'Tale of Genji' concerns love, lust, and the ... Although its plot borrowed elements from several other well-known works of ...

www.uji-genji.jp/en/genji/world

There was once a time when one of the Ladies of the Imperial Court became the special favorite of the Emperor and bore him a healthy baby boy. This was ...

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Mar 14, 2015 ... In this lesson, you will explore the context and summary of the classic work of Japanese literature 'The Tale of Genji.' Then, test your...

afe.easia.columbia.edu/special/japan_600ce_genji.htm

The Tale of Genji, thought by many to be the first novel in the history of world literature, was written by a woman, Murasaki ... Plot Outline and Analysis of " Yûgao".