Noriko T. Reider

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Japanese Demon Lore

Oni from Ancient Times to the Present

Utah State University Press
  • Copyright year: 2010
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Seven Demon Stories from Medieval Japan

Utah State University Press
  • Copyright year: 2016
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Mountain Witches


Utah State University Press

Mountain Witches is a comprehensive guide to the complex figure of yamauba—female yōkai often translated as mountain witches, who are commonly described as tall, enigmatic women with long hair, piercing eyes, and large mouths that open from ear to ear and who live in the mountains—and the evolution of their roles and significance in Japanese culture and society from the premodern era to the present.

  • Copyright year: 2021
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