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Nepali Dantya Katha Sangraha (Japanese)

Publisher: Ratna Pustak Bhandar First Publish Year: 2016 Cover: Paper Back Category: Folklore Language: Japanese Pages: 151 Weight(gms): 110
SKU: FB-Nepali Dantya Katha Sangraha (Japanese)
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Japanese translation of "A Collection of Nepalese Folk Tales".  Many of the stories in this volume begin with the phrase, In one country, or, In a certain country. This country being described is not a country in the modern sense of the word, but rather, refers to an earlier period in Nepal's history when there were many provinces or territories ruled by local kings. I have replaced this opening phrase with the more colloquial English opening phrase of standard folk tales, Once upon a time which undoubtedly will be more familiar to many readers.