Imagining exile in Heian Japan : banishment in law, literature, and cult /

"For over three hundred years during the Heian period (794-1185), execution was customarily abolished in favor of banishment. During the same period, exile emerged widely as a concern within literature and legend, in poetry and diaries, and in the cultic imagination, as expressed in oracles and...

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Author / Creator: Stockdale, Jonathan (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2015.
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