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The Resource The last kappa of Old Japan : a magical journey of two friends, story and illustrations by Sunny Seki

The last kappa of Old Japan : a magical journey of two friends, story and illustrations by Sunny Seki

Label
The last kappa of Old Japan : a magical journey of two friends
Title
The last kappa of Old Japan
Title remainder
a magical journey of two friends
Statement of responsibility
story and illustrations by Sunny Seki
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
In 1860s Japan, young Norihei saves the life of a kappa, one of the mythological beings who keep the water clean, and the two become friends, but changes brought by the Industrial Revolution force the kappa to leave, only to return when Norihei needs him most
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seki, Sunny
Dewey number
398.20952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Primary school age
Language note
Parallel text in English and Japanese
LC call number
PZ8.1.S4545
LC item number
Las 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Kappa (Japanese water goblin)
  • Friendship
  • Environmental protection
  • Bilingual books
  • Japan
Label
The last kappa of Old Japan : a magical journey of two friends, story and illustrations by Sunny Seki
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes cultural notes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn959268800
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Bilingual edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9784805310885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o959268800
  • (OCoLC)959268800
Label
The last kappa of Old Japan : a magical journey of two friends, story and illustrations by Sunny Seki
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes cultural notes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn959268800
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Bilingual edition.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9784805310885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o959268800
  • (OCoLC)959268800

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