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amazon com the pillow book of sei shonagon 9780231073370 - the pillow book of sei shonagon is a fascinating detailed account of japanese court life in the eleventh century written by a lady of the court at the height of heian culture this book enthralls with its lively gossip witty observations and subtle impressions, amazon com the pillow book penguin classics - my review here is not of the book itself but rather to alert readers that this is an abridged version it is not the complete pillow book of sei shonagon but rather contains only a portion of the whole work, the pillow book 1997 rotten tomatoes - critics consensus the pillow book is undeniably sensual and visually ravishing but the film s narrative lacks the hypnotic pull of its imagery, history of sex in cinema filmsite org - jai maya s real love was ultimately killed by the debauched drug addicted rival king after they fought in a near naked wrestling contest and the sculptor was sentenced to prison and death by a stomping from an elephant, makura no soshi sei shonagon - nhk 100 de, the new lifetime reading plan by the new lifetime reading - the new lifetime reading plan by the new lifetime reading plan clifton paul kip fadiman may 15 1904 june 20 1999 was an american intellectual author editor radio and television personality, cartier baiser vole fragrance review bois de jasmin - star rating 5 stars outstanding potential classic 4 stars very good 3 stars adequate 2 stars disappointing 1 star poor a lily that flirts with vanilla cartier baiser vol took me by surprise after experiencing the pretty but overly timid cartier de lune i expected that baiser