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  Volume 69, Number 1, 2014

Table of Contents

A Medieval Warrior in Early Modern Japan: A Translation of the Otogizōshi Hōgan Miyako Banashi

pp. 1-54

Hōgan Miyako Banashi: The Tale of Yoshitsune in the Capital

pp. 15-54

Benevolence, Charity, and Duty: Urban Relief and Domain Society during the Tenmei Famine

pp. 55-101

Book Reviews

Japanese Historiography and the Gold Seal of 57 C.E.: Relic, Text, Object, Fake by Joshua A. Fogel (review)

pp. 103-109

Knowing the Amorous Man: A History of Scholarship on Tales of Ise by Jamie L. Newhard (review)

pp. 109-113

Schreib-Riten (shorei 書礼): Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der japanischen Briefetikette by Markus Rüttermann (review)

pp. 113-116

Another Stage: Kanze Nobumitsu and the Late Muromachi Noh Theater by Lim Beng Choo (review)

pp. 117-121

The Chronicle of Lord Nobunaga by Ōta Gyūichi (review)

pp. 121-123

An Imperial Concubine’s Tale: Scandal, Shipwreck, and Salvation in Seventeenth-Century Japan by G. G. Rowley (review)

pp. 124-129

Publishing the Stage: Print and Performance in Early Modern Japan Edited by Keller Kimbrough and Satoko Shimazaki (review)

pp. 130-132

Shunga: Sex and Pleasure in Japanese Art Edited by Timothy Clark et al., and: Shunga: Sex and Humor in Japanese Art and Literature Edited by C. Andrew Gerstle and Timothy Clark, and: Shunga: Erotic Art in Japan by Rosina Buckland (review)

pp. 132-136

Obtaining Images: Art, Production and Display in Edo Japan by Timon Screech (review)

pp. 137-141

Beriberi in Modern Japan: The Making of a National Disease by Alexander R. Bay (review)

pp. 142-145

The Kyoto School: An Introduction by Robert E. Carter (review)

pp. 145-148

Troubled Natures: Waste, Environment, Japan by Peter Wynn Kirby (review)

pp. 148-152

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