Books by Royall Tyler

THE TALE OF GENJI by Murasaki Shikibu
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 15, 2001

"There is nothing else on earth quite like The Tale of Genji. Utterly irresistible."
An elegant new translation (only the third ever done in English) of the 11th-century tale of court life in medieval Japan that is generally considered the world's oldest novel. Read full book review >