Very Good. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. A PENGUIN CLASSIC BOOK. 411 pages. Illustrated. Notes, Appendices, Further Reading, List of Abbreviations. A book of observations and musings recorded by Sei Shonagon during her time as court lady to Empress Consort Teishi. The book was completed in the year 1002. First translated into English in 1889. Translated by Ivan Morris in 1967. The basis, incidentally, for the 1996 film [modern] adaptation of the same name starring Vivian Wu and Ewan McGregor. A very good reading mass pbk copy in illustrated covers with overall moderate wear and tanning. The text is actually very clean and sound.
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