| Author Name:
"McCarthy, Ralph F."
Title: The Moon Princess (Dual language English & Japanese)
Book Condition: very good
Publisher:  Kodansha USA
ISBN Number: 4770020996 / 9784770020994
Seller ID: 9784770020994
An old bamboo cutter finds a tiny child in the hollow of a bamboo stalk. Thus begins the beloved story of the Moon Princess, whose unearthly beauty brings her fame and would-be husbands from throughout the land, but whose destiny shines far off in the sky. The delicate color and detail of Kancho Oda's illustrations, painted over half a century ago, create a mood of charm and mystery, admirably accompanied by the lilting verse of writer, translator, and lyricist Ralph F. McCarthy.