The Confessions of Lady Nijo - Brazil, Karen, and Brazell, Karen, Professor (Translated by)

In about 1307 a remarkable woman in Japan sat down to complete the story of her life. The result was an autobiographical narrative, a tale of thirty-six years (1271-1306) in the life of Lady Nijo, starting when she became the concubine of a retired emperor in Kyoto at the age of fourteen and ending, several love affairs later, with an account of ...

The Confessions of Lady Nijo 1973, Stanford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780804709309

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