|←Author Index: Mu||Murasaki Shikibu
(c. 978–c. 1014 or 1025)
|Imperial court during the Heian period.Lady Murasaki (紫 式部). Japanese novelist, poet and lady-in-waiting at the|
- The Tale of Genji
- "The Diary of Murasaki Shikibu," translated by Annie Shepley Omori and Kōchi Doi in Diaries of Court Ladies of Old Japan (1920)
- Poetic Memoirs
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