The Tale of Genji - Lady Murasaki Shikibu - Translated by Arthur Waley 1934 Modern Library hardback

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Condition: Acceptable: Signs of wear and consistent use. It's a beautiful book and would be a lovely addition for a collector! See images for the condition of this book.
Translated by Arthur Waley.

Blurb: Written in the eleventh century, this portrait of courtly life in medieval Japan is widely celebrated as the world's first novel. The Tale of Genji is a very long romance, running to fifty-four chapters and describing the court life of Heian Japan, from the tenth century into the eleventh.