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Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke 1892-1927

Works: 1,933 works in 4,842 publications in 13 languages and 24,213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Gangster films  Examinations  History  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Other, Attributed name, Creator, Scenarist, Conceptor, Translator, Inventor
Classifications: PL801.K8, 791.4372
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Rashomon, and other stories by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

37 editions published between 1952 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Kappa; a novel by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

149 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost stories and the supernatural often provided inspiration for Akutagawa's writing, and Kappa draws its name from a creature in Japanese folklore known for dragging unwary children to their deaths in rivers. Kappa is a striking work from the disturbed though brilliant mind of one of Meiji-era Japan's most prominent intellectuals."--Jacket
Japanese short stories by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exotic Japanese stories, the beautiful and the grotesque; 16 unusual tales and unforgettable images by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rashomon : a drama in two acts by Fay Kanin( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TuTze-Chun by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

11 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akutagawa Ryūnosuke shū by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

109 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales grotesque and curious by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

20 editions published between 1930 and 1968 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fool's life by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking into Japanese literature : seven modern classics in parallel text by Giles Murray( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a graded reader for Japanese literature. There are 7 stories, 4 by Sōseki and 3 by Akutagawa, representing 3 different reading levels. In each case the story is presented in Japanese and English with a running dictionary of terms used. An audio version of the stories is available as MP3 files on the Internet
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

66 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film explores the murder of a man, the rape of his wife in a forest grove as seen from four different perspectives
Une vague inquiétude by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recueil de nouvelles : un homme se livre à une danse grotesque sous un drôle de masque alors que la fête bat son plein ; un inconnu raconte à un professeur qu'il a tué sa femme lors d'un séisme pour lui éviter de brûler vive alors qu'elle agonisait sous les décombres ; un garçon fasciné par les travaux de la voie ferrée est invité à monter dans un wagon mais se retrouve seul très loin de chez lui
Di yu bian by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

87 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shou ru xiao shuo 19 pian, " di yu bian " shi qi zhong de yi pian
Rashomon et autres contes by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

33 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ensemble de contes sombres, cruels et inquiétants se déroulant dans le Japon ancien
Ryunosuke Akutagawa's Kappa by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in Russian and English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kumo no ito ; Toshishun by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

69 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lord Buddha shows mercy to a robber suffering in hell by sending him a spider's thread which he can use to climb out of hell into paradise
Outrage by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A notorious bandit confesses to rape and murder. But when witnesses offer different versions of the crime, the truth becomes more and more elusive
Hell screen ("Jigoku hen") and other stories by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1971 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Akutagawa : Rashomon, Hell screen, Cogwheels, A fool's life and other short fiction by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cogwheels and other stories by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rashomon, and other stories
Alternative Names


Akutagava, R.

Akutagava, Ri︠u︡noskė

Akutagava, Ri︠u︡noskė 1892-1927

Akutagava, Riunosuke.

Akutagava, Rjūnoske

Akutagava, Rjūnoske 1892-1927

Akutagava, Rjunosuke

Akutagava Rjúnoszuke japán költő, író

Akutagava Ryunoske

Ākutāgāvā, Ryūnosuke

Akutagava, Ryūnosuke 1892-1927

Akutagawa, R. 1892-1927

Akutagawa, Riunosuke 1892-1927

Akutagawa, Rjúnosuke

Akutagawa, Rjúnosuke 1892-1927

Akutagawa, Ryunosecke 1892-1927

Akutagawa, Ryunoseuke

Akutagawa, Ryunossuke 1892-1927

Akutagawa, Ryûnosuke

Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke 1892-1927

Akutagawa Ryūnosuke japanischer Dichter und Schriftsteller

Akutagawa Ryunosuke japansk författare

Akutagawa, Ryuunosuke 1892-1927

Akutahava, Ri︠u︡noske

Akutakava, Ri︠u︡noskė 1892-1927

Akutakava, Rjunoske 1892-1927

Akutakava, Rûinoské 1892-1927

Akutakawa, Riunoske 1892-1927

Akutakawa, Ryūnosuke 1892-1927

Akutaqava Rünoske

Akwtagava Ryunoské

Chōkōdō shujin 1892-1927

Gaki 1892-1927

Jiechuan, Longzhijie 1892-1927

R. Akutagawa

Riunoske Akutagava.

Ri︠u︡noskė, Akutagava 1892-1927

Ri︠u︡noskė, Akutakava 1892-1927

Rjūnoske, Akutagava 1892-1927

Rjúnosuke Akutagawa

Rjúnosuke Akutagawa 1892-1927

Ryunosuke Akutagava

Ryūnosuke, Akutagawa

Ryūnosuke, Akutagawa 1892-1927

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa écrivain japonais

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa escriptor japonès

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa escritor japonés

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa Japanese writer

Ryunosuke Akutagawa Japans schrijver

Ryunosuke Akutagawa japansk skribent

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa japoński pisarz

Ryūnosuke Akutagawa scrittore e poeta giapponese

Ryuunosuke, Akutagawa

Ακουταγκαουα, Ριουνοσουκε

Ρυουνοσούκε Ακουταγκάβα Ιάπωνας συγγραφέας

Актагава, Р.

Акутагава Рунаскэ

Акутагава Руноскэ

Акутагава, Рюноске

Акутагава, Рюноске 1892-1927

Акутагава, Рюноскэ.

Акутагава, Рюноскэ 1892-1927

Акутагава, Рјуносуке

Акутакава Р

Акутакава Р. 1892-1927

Акутаґава Рюносуке

Рюноске Акутагава

Рюноске, Акутагава 1892-1927

Рюноскэ Акутагава

Рюноскэ, Акутагава 1892-1927

Рюноскэ Акутагава японский писатель, классик новой японской литературы

Ռյունոսկե Ակուտագավա

אגוטאגאווה, ריאונוסוקה

אקוטגאווה ריונוסוקה

אקוטגאווה ריונוסוקה סופר יפני

اكۋتاگاۆا ريۋنوسكە

ريونوسكي أكوتاغاوا كاتب ومؤلف ياباني

ریونوسوکه آکوتاگاوا نویسنده ژاپنی

आकुतागावा, र्‌यूनोसुके

അകുതാഗവ റൂണോസുകെ

ริวโนะซุเกะ อะกุตะงะวะ

აკუტაგავა რიუნოსკე

개천룡지개 1892-1927

개천용지개 1892-1927

아꾸다가와 1892-1927

아쿠다가와 류노스케 1892-1927

아쿠다가와 류우노스케 1892-1927

아쿠타가와, 류노스케

あくたがわ, りゅうのすけ

アクタガワ, リュウノスケ

アクタガワ, リュウノスケ 1892-1927



我鬼 1892-1927


澄江堂主人 1892-1927

芥川, 龙之介

芥川 龍之介 1892-1927

芥川, 龍之助


芥川龙之介 1892-1927

芥川龍之助 1892-1927

Kappa; a novelRashomon : a drama in two actsA fool's lifeBreaking into Japanese literature : seven modern classics in parallel textRashōmonKumo no ito ; ToshishunOutrageThe essential Akutagawa : Rashomon, Hell screen, Cogwheels, A fool's life and other short fictionCogwheels and other stories