The Book of Yokai: Mysterious Creatures of Japanese Folklore

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Author: Michael Dylan Foster
Publisher: University of California Press
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 336
Language: english
Year: 2010
ISBN 10: 0520271025
ISBN 13: Unknown
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Monsters, ghosts, fantastic beings, and supernatural phenomena of all sorts haunt the folklore and popular culture of Japan. Broadly labeled yokai, these creatures come in infinite shapes and sizes, from tengu mountain goblins and kappa water spirits to shape-shifting foxes...