The Story of the Bamboo Gatherer, earliest Japanese prose narrative (16 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

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Context

This is a period of renaissance for Japanese arts, under significant Chinese (Taoist and Buddhist) influences.

Citation:
Editors. "The Story of the Bamboo Gatherer, earliest Japanese prose narrative". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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