Tales of Japan: Traditional Stories of Monsters & Magic - illustrated by Kotaro Chiba(hardback)
Striking illustrations by contemporary Japanese artist Kotaro Chiba combine with extraordinary and ancient tales to make this a very special book.
A goblin with no body and a monster with no face. A resourceful samurai and a faithful daughter. A spirit of the moon and a dragon king.
This collection of 15 traditional Japanese folktales transports readers to a time of adventure and enchantment. Drawn from the works of folklorists Lafcadio Hearn and Yei Theodora Ozaki, these tales are by turns terrifying, exhilarating, and poetic.