9 Myths and Stories From Japan-logo

9 Myths and Stories From Japan

Anonymous

More Information

Description:

We have selected for you 9 of the best Japanese myths and fairy tales. Not unlike the western folk tales compiled by the Brothers Grimm, these stories faithfully preserve the spirit of medieval Japan, while rendered in a translation accessible to all ages. Here is a wonderful collection of short stories: The Battle of the Monkey and the Crab; Momotaro, or Little Peachling; Urashimataro and the Turtle; The Tongue-cut Sparrow; The Vision of Tsunu; The Star-Lovers; The Old man and the Devils; The Jellyfish and the Monkey; Autumn and Spring. These fairy tales and legends of old are a window into the Japanese imagination; it is a peculiar travel through space and time, which will delight children and adults alike.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Katie Haigh, Jonathan Waite

Length:

53m


Chapters

Free Sample

02:35

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:02


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:50


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

07:41


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:13


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:26


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:11


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:17


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

16:35


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:36