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[PDF / Epub] ☀ The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters (Translations from the Asian Classics) Author no Yasumaro Ō – Ar1web.co Japan's oldest surviving narrative the eighth century Kojiki chronicles the mythical origins of its islands and their ruling dynasty through a diverse array of genealogies tales and songs that have heJapan's oldest surviving narrative the eighth century Kojiki chronicles the mythical origins of its islands and their ruling dynasty through a diverse array of genealogies tales and songs that have helped to shape the modern nation's views of its ancient past Gustav Heldt's eng.

Aging new translation of this revered classic aims to make the Kojiki accessible to contemporary readers while staying true to the distinctively dramatic and evocative appeal of the original's language It conveys the rhythms that structure the Kojiki's animated style of storyte.

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10 thoughts on “The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters (Translations from the Asian Classics)

  1. Drifter Drifter says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFThis review is for Heldt's edition which is the most affordable modern translation of the Kojiki This translation is very readable to a modern audience and although I do


  2. Stefano Nikolaou Stefano Nikolaou says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFI don't have any background knowledge of Japanese mythology so I found this chronicle difficult to understand The creation stories are very far removed from my typical Greco Roman creation myths I did find the introduction very helpful I notice there seems to have been some difficulty in deciding if names should be transliterated or translatedI found this book fascinating It is well worth a read The myths are bizarre but the latent anthropologist in me found me wondering what modern Japanese make of these as they are foundational to Shintoism I asked a few Japanese exchange teachers a few uestions but none of them knew much One had heard of the Kojiki but had never read it


  3. Tim L. Edwards Tim L. Edwards says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFI'm with others who have stated that it would have been better to keep the names in Japanese rather than use translated names It detracts from the narrative; it doesn't add to it The author could have placed the English names in an index like he did with the Japanese names


  4. bill riley bill riley says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFI really wish the author had used the Japanese names for the characters I really made the text difficult to follow and using an english translation glossary instead would have made this translation less distracting


  5. Justin Searle Justin Searle says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFThis is by far the best translation of the Kojiki yet Modern yet elegant in its style without the awkward 19th century english stylings of Aston's original translation Of all the Japanese classics the Kojiki is by far my favorite The stories of the Shinto mythology and countless kami have always been facinating to me ever since I first came across them in a college textbook twenty years ago And while this hard cover edition is a bit on the pricy side considering its small size it worth it The hard cover design simple yet beautiful begging to be openedPerhaps one day Gustav Heldt will get around to doing a modern translation of the Nihon Shoki Nihongi If so I'd be there to preorder it


  6. Matthew Teng Matthew Teng says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFThis translation of the ancient Japanese myths and genealogy of rulers covers is well segmented and has extensive notes explaining the names and regions Dif


  7. Rosa Bencosme Rosa Bencosme says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFJust like the description It came very protective Just like it was NEW


  8. Timothy Timothy says:

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  9. Ethan Ethan says:

    Kindle ar1web.co ð The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters MOBI ✓ An kojiki: epub, account book, ancient pdf, matters book, translations download, from download, asian pdf, classics free, The Kojiki: kindle, An Account pdf, An Account of Ancient free, Kojiki: An Account book, Kojiki: An Account of Ancient pdf, The Kojiki: An Account of Ancient Matters PDFTranslation appears to be solid and the general structurephrasing of everything is clear and readable but it becomes a chore to read as Heldt chose to use the literal English translations of places and names rather than a transliteration of the Japanese


  10. J J says:

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