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The Resource Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro, Kitaro meets Nurarihyon, translated by Zack Davisson

Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro, Kitaro meets Nurarihyon, translated by Zack Davisson

Label
Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro, Kitaro meets Nurarihyon
Title
Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro
Title part
Kitaro meets Nurarihyon
Statement of responsibility
translated by Zack Davisson
Title variation
  • Kitaro meets Nurarihyon
  • Kitaro
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Publisher
Translator
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Yokai fighter Kitaro faces his toughest opponents yet when he takes on the almighty Yokai Supreme Commander Nurarihyon, a giant whale shark, and an evil yokai who turns trespassers into diamonds.
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10545628
Cataloging source
CGP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mizuki, Shigeru
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davisson, Zack
  • Drawn & Quarterly (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kitarō
  • Yōkai (Japanese folklore)
  • Monsters
  • Boys
  • Supernatural
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro, Kitaro meets Nurarihyon, translated by Zack Davisson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reads from right to left, front to back, in the traditional Japanese format
  • "The second volume in the adventures of Shigeru Mizuki's bizarre yokai boy Kitaro and his gaggle of otherworldly friends. These seven stories date from the golden age of Gegege no Kitarō, when Mizuki had perfected the balance of folklore, comedy, and horror that made Kitaro one of Japan's most beloved characters. The comics in [this manga] are appearing in English for the first time in this kid-friendly edition. In addition to more than 150 pages of Mizuki's all-ages monster fun, 'Kitaro Meets Nurarihyon' includes bonus materials: 'Yokai Files' that introduce Japan's folklore monsters and a 'History of Kitaro' essay by translator Zack Davisson."--Publisher data
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
ocn960055810
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781770462366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)960055810
Label
Shigeru Mizuki's Kitaro, Kitaro meets Nurarihyon, translated by Zack Davisson
Publication
Note
  • Reads from right to left, front to back, in the traditional Japanese format
  • "The second volume in the adventures of Shigeru Mizuki's bizarre yokai boy Kitaro and his gaggle of otherworldly friends. These seven stories date from the golden age of Gegege no Kitarō, when Mizuki had perfected the balance of folklore, comedy, and horror that made Kitaro one of Japan's most beloved characters. The comics in [this manga] are appearing in English for the first time in this kid-friendly edition. In addition to more than 150 pages of Mizuki's all-ages monster fun, 'Kitaro Meets Nurarihyon' includes bonus materials: 'Yokai Files' that introduce Japan's folklore monsters and a 'History of Kitaro' essay by translator Zack Davisson."--Publisher data
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
ocn960055810
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781770462366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)960055810

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