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Shanks" mare

by Charles Coleman Stoddard

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Published by George H. Doran in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walking

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination217 p.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14797094M
    LC Control Number24009710

    Click to read more about Shanks Mare: Japan's Great Comic Novel of Travel & Ribaldry by Ikku Jippensha. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(1). Shank's Mare was originally issued serially beginning in , and was so successful that the author wrote numerous sequels, appearing year by year, until This novel portrays all the varied colors in Japan's Tokugawa era and its humor typifies the brash and devil-may-care attitude of the residents of Tokyo, both then and now.

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Shanksmare Publications books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. "Taking Shanks' mare" is a humorous figure of speech for relying on your own legs ("shanks") for locomotion, better known as walking. "Shanks' mare" and its variant "Shanks' pony" are more common in Britain than the U.S., and have been around for quite a while -- .

    Shanks' mare definition: one's own legs, esp. as a means of moving from one place to another | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Shanks' mare, being a translation of the Tokaido volumes of Hizakurige, Japan's great comic novel of travel & ribaldry by Jippensha, Ikku, ; Andō, Hiroshige, Tōkaidō gojūsantsugi tsuzukiePages:


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Shank's Mare book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A pair of irrepressible scoundrels are the heroes of this madcap adven /5.

Shank's mare (and numerous variants, e.g.: shanks mare, shanks' mare, shanks' nag, shanks-nag, shanks' pony) is an expression, primarily found in the United Kingdom, that refers to walking.

Shank's mare may also refer to. Tōkaidōchū Hizakurige (written in 12 parts between and ), a Japanese comic picaresque novel (kokkeibon) by Jippensha Ikku, known in. Shanks' (or shanks's) mare (or nag or pony) derives from the name of the lower part of the leg between the knee and ankle - the shank, nowadays more often known as the shin-bone or tibia.

This was alluded to in the early form of this term - shank's nag. Shanks Mare: Japan's Great Comic Novel of Travel & Ribaldry Paperback – June 1, by Ikku Jippensha (Author), Sadakazu Shigeta (Author), Thomas Satchell (Translator) & out of 5 stars 5 ratings.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from /5(5). Shank's mare definition is - one's own legs. How to use shank's mare in a sentence. Did You Know. Shank's Mare Outfitters, Wrightsville, PA. K likes. Shank's Mare Outfitters & Outdoor Recreation Center is located in a renovated 's general /5().

Tōkaidōchū Hizakurige (東海道中膝栗毛), abbreviated as Hizakurige and known in translation as Shank's Mare, is a comic picaresque novel written by Jippensha Ikku (十返舎一九, –) about the misadventures of two travelers on the Tōkaidō, the main road between Kyoto and Edo during the Edo book was published in twelve parts between and Shanks Mare Paperback – January 1, by Ikku Jippensha (Author) See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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New York, George H. Doran [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Coleman Stoddard. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages frontispiece 20 cm:. Shanks-galloway, Shanks-mare, Shanks-pony, Shanks-nag: a man is said to go on one of these animals who goes on foot.

In The Dialect of Craven, in the West-Riding of the County of York (), William Carr wrote: Shanks-galloway: to go on foot, on the shanks, or. Book Description: Shank’s Mare, originally published in Japanese as “Hizakurige” follows two amiable scoundrels, Yajirobei and Kitahachi, on a madcap journey of adventure and misadventure along the great Tokaido road leading from Tokyo to Kyoto, during their pilgrimage to Ise Shrine.

The lusty tale of their disreputable doings is Japan. Shanks Mare. 1 5 1. by Ikku Jippensha. Paperback $ Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online.

Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More.4/5(1). shank's mare One's legs and feet, used for walking; travel by foot. A reference to the shank— the lower leg between the knee and the ankle—and the use of ponies or horses for travel.

(Also seen as "shanks' mare.") My bicycle fell apart three miles away from home, so I had to use shank's mare to go the rest of the way. Unfortunately, with the. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Shank's Mare: A Translation of the Tokaido Volumes of Hizakurige: Japan's Great Comic Novel of Travel and Ribaldry by Ikku.

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by shank's mare By one's legs and feet, used for walking; traveling by foot. A reference to the shank—the lower leg between the knee and the ankle—and the use of ponies or horses for travel. (Also written as "shanks' mare.") My bicycle fell apart three miles away from home, so I had to go the rest of the way by shank's mare.

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book Shanks' mare, being a translation of the Tokaido volumes of Hizakurige, Japan's great comic novel of travel and ribaldry Ikku Jippensha, Hiroshige Andō, Thomas Satchell Published in in Rutland Vt) by TuttleAuthor: 一九 十返舎, Thomas Satchell.

- Shank's Mare ("Tōkaidōchū Hizakurige"), a comic novel by Jippensha Ikku, is about the misadventures of two travelers (Kita and Yaji) on the Tōkaidō, the main road between Kyoto and Edo during the Edo Period. The book was published in twelve parts between and Stories from it have been illustrated by Ukiyo-e artists, most completely by Fujikawa 62 pins.

Shanks' mare: being a translation of the Tokaido volumes of Hizakurige, Japan's great comic novel of travel & ribaldry Ikku Jippensha, Hiroshige Andō C. E. Tuttle Co., - Tōkaidō - 4/5(1).SHANK’S MARE Premiere New York Created by Tom Lee and Japanese Master Puppeteer Koryu Nishikawa V, Shank’s Mare is the story of two wandering travelers whose paths intersect in time and space.

Using traditional Kuruma Ningyo puppetry, video projection and live music, the piece explores themes of life and death and how tradition is.Get this from a library! Shanks' mare: being a translation of the Tokaido volumes of Hizakurige, Japan's great comic novel of travel & ribaldry.

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