|Statement||Translated by Rossell Hope Robbins. Illustrated by Alexander Dobkin.|
|Genre||Translations into English.|
|Contributions||Robbins, Rossell Hope, 1912- tr.|
|LC Classifications||PQ1553.C3 A25|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvi, 390 p.|
|Number of Pages||390|
|LC Control Number||60015389|
The Wicked and the Damned: A Hundred Tales of Karma Series 7 primary works • 7 total works Set in ancient Japan, Natsuhiko Kyogoku's chilling series interweaves tales of karma and retribution with supernatural tricksters and spirits. The Decameron, subtitled Prince Galehaut and sometimes nicknamed l'Umana commedia, is a collection of novellas by the 14th-century Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio. The book is structured as a frame story containing tales told by a group of seven young women and three young men sheltering in a secluded villa just outside Florence to escape the Black Death, which was afflicting the city. Author: Giovanni Boccaccio. THE HUNDRED TALES by Robbins, Rossell Hope (Translator) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 'Hundred' - this is the only weapon that can oppose the mysterious life form 'Savage' which is attacking the Earth. The protagonist Kisaragi Hayato uses the Hundred's 'Master of Martial Arts' to be on par with them, achieving the matriculation into the battleship university 'Little Garden'. But―― 'We've already met, you know, Hayato――!' 'Oh.
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