List of National Treasures of Japan (writings: Japanese books)

The term “National Treasure” has been used in Japan to denote cultural properties since 1897,[1][2] although the definition and the criteria have changed since the introduction of the term. The written materials in the list adhere to the current definition, and have been designated National Treasures according to the Law for the Protection of Cultural […]

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List of Japanese poetry anthologies

Waka Starting with the Kokin Wakashu, there were 21 official anthologies, known collectively as the Template:Nihongo. Nara period chronicles (710 to 794) Man’yōshū the oldest anthology in Japanese, c.785, 20 manuscript scrolls, 4,516 poems (when the tanka envoys to the various chōka are numbered as separate poems), Ōtomo no Yakamochi was probably the last to […]

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List of memoirs of political prisoners

A memoir is an autobiographical writing normally dealing with a particular subject from the author’s life. The following is a list of writers who have described their experiences of being political prisoners. Those included in the list are individuals who were imprisoned for activities ranging from peaceful dissent to violent revolutionary activity. Some were citizens […]

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List of books and publications related to the hippie subculture

This is a list of books and publications related to the hippie subculture. It includes books written at the time about the counterculture of the 1960s and early 1970s, books that influenced the culture, and books published after its heyday that document or analyze the culture and period. The list includes both nonfiction and fictional […]

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The Englishman’s Library

The Englishman’s Library was an English book series of the 1840s, a venture of the publisher James Burns. It ran eventually to 31 volumes. The title had been used already in 1824, for The Englishman’s library, edited by E. H. L., published by Charles Knight.[1] The series was announced in ambitious fashion in the British Critic.[2] It was started by William Gresley and Edward Churton, […]

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List of poetry anthologies

A–C Anthology of Twentieth-Century British and Irish Poetry Anthology of Modern Serbian Lyric (1911) American Poetry Since 1950 Book of Aneirin (c. 1265) Welsh medieval manuscript Best American Poetry series Best New Poets series British Poetry since 1945 Broadview Anthology of Poetry Children of Albion: Poetry of the Underground in Britain Conductors of Chaos: A […]

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