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Kornicki, Peter F. (Peter Francis)

Overview
Works: 49 works in 181 publications in 8 languages and 5,311 library holdings
Genres: History  Reference works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Fiction  Bibliography  Union catalogs  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Publishing director, Translator
Classifications: DS805,
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Most widely held works by Peter F Kornicki
The Cambridge encyclopedia of Japan by Adriana Boscaro( Book )

14 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the geography, history, society, religion, politics, economy, literature, and arts of Japan. Includes maps and charts in color and photographs
Japan by Peter Spry-Leverton( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores Japan from its mythological beginnings to the present day
The book in Japan : a cultural history from the beginnings to the nineteenth century by Peter F Kornicki( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion in Japan : arrows to heaven and earth( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The female as subject : reading and writing in early modern Japan( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Female as Subject reveals the rich and lively world of literate women in Japan from 1600 through the early twentieth century. Eleven essays by an international group of scholars from Europe, Japan, and North America examine what women of different social classes read, what books were produced specifically for women, and the genres in which women themselves chose to write. The authors explore the different types of education women obtained and the levels of literacy they achieved, and they uncover women's participation in the production of books, magazines, and speeches. The resulting depiction of women as readers and writers is also enhanced by thirty black-and-white illustrations. For too long, women have been largely absent from accounts of cultural production in early modern Japan. By foregrounding women, the essays in this book enable us to rethink what we know about Japanese society during these centuries. The result is a new history of women as readers, writers, and culturally active agents. The Female as Subject is essential reading for all students and teachers of Japan during the Edo and Meiji periods. It also provides valuable comparative data for scholars of the history of literacy and the book in East Asia
Meiji Japan( Book )

32 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Japanese books in Cambridge University Library : a catalogue of the Aston, Satow, and Von Siebold collections by Cambridge University Library( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reform of fiction in Meiji Japan by Peter F Kornicki( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the book in East Asia( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series on the history of the book in the East focuses attention on three areas of the world which for a long time have been undeservedly left on the margins of the global history of the book: the Middle East, South Asia and East Asia. The importance of these three regions of the world lies not only in the sheer antiquity of printing in East Asia, where both movable type and wood blocks were used centuries before Gutenberg's invention changed the face of book production in Europe, but also in the manuscript traditions and very different responses to printing technology in the Middle East and South Asia. This series forms an important counterbalance to the Eurocentrism of the history of the book as practised in the West. The three volumes are edited by renowned experts in the field and each includes an introduction which provides an overview of research in the field
Catalogue of the Japanese coin collection (pre-Meiji) at the British Museum : with special reference to Kutsuki Masatsuna( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography of Japanese history to 1912 by Peter F Kornicki( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katalog staropechatnykh i︠a︡ponskikh knig iz sobranii︠a︡ RGB = Catalogue of the early Japanese books in the Russian State Library by Peter F Kornicki( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Russian and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the old Tōdaiji by Japan) Tōdaiji (Nara-shi( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected papers by W. G Aston( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La bibliothèque japonaise de Léon de Rosny by Peter F Kornicki( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of Japanese coin collection in the British Museum (with special reference to Kutsuki Masatsuna)( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan : mythe en werkelijkheid by Peter Spry-Leverton( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Dutch and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Efu bui dikinzu shokan eibun honkoku hōyakushū : ānesuto satō minakata kumagusu hoka ate by F. Victor Dickins( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castaways and orientalists : the Russian route to Japan in the early nineteenth century by Peter F Kornicki( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Italian and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The straw sandal : or, The scroll of the hundred crabs = Mukashi-banashi inazuma-byōshi by Kyōden Santō( )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen Blacker's spirited translation of Santo Kyoden's Mukashi-banashi inazuma byooshi reveals a multi-layered and fascinating tale of revenge, providing a classic example of this popular genre within Japanese literature
 
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The Cambridge encyclopedia of Japan
Alternative Names
Kōnikkī, Pītā

Kōnikkī, Pītā 1950-

Kornicki, P.F.

Kornicki, Peter.

Kornicki, Peter F.

Kornicki, Peter Francis

Kornicki, Piter

Kornicki, Piter 1950-

Kornicki, Piter F.

Kornicki, Piter F. 1950-

Peter Kornicki English Japanologist

コーニッキー, ピーター

ピーター・コーニッキー

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The book in Japan : a cultural history from the beginnings to the nineteenth centuryReligion in Japan : arrows to heaven and earthMeiji JapanEarly Japanese books in Cambridge University Library : a catalogue of the Aston, Satow, and Von Siebold collectionsCatalogue of the Japanese coin collection (pre-Meiji) at the British Museum : with special reference to Kutsuki MasatsunaCollected papersCatalogue of Japanese coin collection in the British Museum (with special reference to Kutsuki Masatsuna)