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The Seven Tengu Scrolls free pdf This is a study of visual and textual images of the well-known mythical Japanese creature tengu in medieval Japan, focusing on a late 13th century illustrated hand scroll known as the Tengu zoshi. This half human, half bird trickster figure came to represent destructive, impure, and transgressive impulses. In examining representation of the tengu, the author reflects on the place and nature of evil in the medieval Buddhist imagination.

About Haruko Wakabayashi

Haruko Wakabayashi is adjunct lecturer at Meiji Gakuin University.

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Author : Haruko Wakabayashi
Publisher : University of Hawai'i Press
Data Published : 15 April 2012
ISBN : 082483416X
EAN : 9780824834166
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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