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  • Comrade Loves of the Samurai - Tuttle Publishing

Comrade Loves of the Samurai

E. Powys Mathers, Translator
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
9784805307717
Format:
Paperback
Date Published:
4/15/2007
Number of Pages:
160
Length:
8
Width:
5.125
Weight:
7 oz
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In old Japan, sexual love among the samurai was permissible, and often matured into lifelong companionships. Comrade Loves of the Samurai touches the subject of both normal and abnormal love with honesty and tenderness.

Author Bio

Ihari Saikakku (1642-93) was one of the most illustrious writers of Japan's seventeenth century literary revival. Money and love predominates in most of his incomparable stories.