Bookmania reviews, June 1996

From my first web site back in 1996, Bookmania! The Tale of Genji; Murasaki Shikibu. (Seidensticker translation- complete). Everyone should read this. Prince Genji’s adventures in 11th century Japan. His childhood, his innumerable love affairs, and his rise to power in the court. I love the way they all glorify vague melancholy moods into a … Continue reading “Bookmania reviews, June 1996”