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Kaibyo: The Supernatural Cats of Japan

Traditionally spooky felines
by Zack Davisson

An in-depth exploration of the sometimes charming, sometimes gruesome feline creatures and ghosts of Japan. Davisson illuminates the vast realm of kaibyo, or supernatural cats, with historical and modern cultural context. Lushly illustrated in full color with dozens of ukiyo-e prints and drawings. A must-have book for the Japanophile and cat-lover alike! First in a forthcoming series about the supernatural animals of Japan.

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October 11, 2019 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Japanese Fairy Tale Series

The Japanese Fairy Tale Series: The Illustrated Books That Introduced Western Readers to Japanese Tales (1885-1922)

October 10, 2019 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Japanese Nursery Rhymes

March 10, 2019 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

INTERACTIVE: Short Trip

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October 9, 2018 at 11:25 pm Leave a comment

House

“a person needs only half a tatami mat worth of space when awake, but a full tatami mat when asleep”

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June 27, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Riding

Riding, riding let us go
Where the cherry blossom grow
Pretty parasol and fan
In far off Japan

May 31, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Tale of the Heike

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May 30, 2018 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

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