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The Japanese theatre

from shamanistic ritual to contemporary pluralism

by Benito Ortolani

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

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  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Theater -- Japan -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementBenito Ortolani.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2921 .O78 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 375 p. :
      Number of Pages375
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1098772M
      ISBN 100691043337
      LC Control Number94023504

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