In a Grove: Short Literature Series

  • by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
  • Narrated by Russell D Jones
  • 0 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Originally published in 1922 and translated by Takashi Kojima, this classic short story was the inspiration for Akira Kurosawa's 1950 film Rashomon, about the murder of a samurai. Told from the perspective of multiple witnesses.


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A Rashoman Imitation...

that only partially succeeds. Might have been much better as a longer, more detailed work.
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- Douglas "College English professor who loves classic literature, psychology, neurology and hates pop trash like Twilight and Fifty Shades of Grey."

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-16-2015
  • Publisher: Lamp of Trismegistus