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Japanese noh plays

Nogami, ToyoichiroМ„.

Japanese noh plays

how to see them

by Nogami, ToyoichiroМ„.

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Published by Board of Tourist Industry, Japanese Government Railways in [Tokyo] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nō.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Prof. Toyoichiro Nogami.
    SeriesTourist library:, 2
    ContributionsJapan. Kokusai Kankōkyoku.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL871 .N6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64, [2] p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6320330M
    LC Control Number35008884
    OCLC/WorldCa2980571

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      Noh (Nō), or Nogaku—derived from the Sino-Japanese word for 'skill' or 'talent'—is a major form of classical Japanese musical drama that has been performed since the 14th century. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nogami, Toyoichirō. Japanese noh plays. [Tokyo] Board of Tourist Industry, Japanese Government Railways [].


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