The Burmese Harp

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The Burmese Harp (ビルマの竪琴 Biruma no tategoto?) (also known as Harp of Burma) is a novel by Michio Takeyama. It was first published in 1946 and subsequently made into a film. A translation into English by Howard Hibbett in cooperation with UNESCO, as part of their Contemporary Works Collection, was published in 1966 by Charles E. Tuttle Company. The ISBN is 0-8048-0232-7.

Adaptations[edit]

There are two film adaptations:

In addition there is an animated adaptation that was released in North America by Central Park Media; that version is titled The Harp of Burma.[1]

See also[edit]

  • saung, the musical instrument also known as Burmese harp.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Video Releases." Central Park Media. February 8, 2003. Retrieved on October 10, 2009.