Kaiki: Uncanny Tales from Japan

Volume 3 – Tales of the Metropolis 【都会の物語】


Selected and with commentary by
HIGASHI Masao
Preface by Robert WEINBERG


The third and final volume of our Kaiki series returns us to the Capital City: Tokyo. While Japan has modernized, renaming old Edo as new-born Tokyo, strange secrets remain hidden under the chrome and spotlights, unaffected by our beliefs in Science and Technology. Enjoy a new collection of stories introducing the strange denizens and happenings of the shadowy world of Japanese uncanny literature. Selected and with commentary by Higashi Masao, a recognized researcher and author in the field.

Nominated for the 2012 Science Fiction and Fantasy Translation Awards!

Kaiki: Uncanny Tales from Japan

Volume 2 – Country Delights 【諸国の物語】


Selected and with commentary by
HIGASHI Masao
Preface by Robert WEINBERG


The second volume in our Kaiki series moves from Edo, the center of Japan during the Shogunate, into the country, where old traditions and older fears are preserved. Enjoy a deeper and very different glimpse into the world of Japanese weird and supernatural literature, with superlative works drawn from centuries of literary creation. Includes an in-depth introduction to the genre by recognized authority Higashi Masao.

Kaiki: Uncanny Tales from Japan

Volume 1: Tales of Old Edo 【江戸の物語】


Selected and with commentary by
HIGASHI Masao
Preface by Robert WEINBERG


The first volume in our Kaiki series introducing the world of Japanese weird and supernatural literature, Tales of Old Edo presents a selection of outstanding works drawn from centuries of creativity in the field, with an in-depth introduction to the genre by recognized authority Higashi Masao.

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