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Kunio Yanagita
柳田 國男
Portrait of a middle-aged Japanese man with moustache
Folklorist Kunio Yanagita
Born Kunio Matsuoka
松岡 國男

(1875-07-31)July 31, 1875
Fukusaki, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan
Died August 8, 1962(1962-08-08) (aged 87)
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Folklorist

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  • Kawada, Minoru (1993). The origin of ethnography in Japan: Yanagita Kunio and his times. London: Kegan Paul. ISBN 0-7103-0450-1.


"Yanagita Kunio": Japanese Folk Tales Fanny Hagin Mayer and Yanagita Kunio Folklore Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1 (1952), pp. i+iii-xii+1-97

Japan - An Illustrated Encyclopedia. Kodansha Ltd, 1993, ISBN 4-06-205938-X pp. 1738-1739

The search for Japan's national character and distinctiveness : Yanagita Kunio (1875-1962) and the folklore movement Author: Ronald A Morse Publisher: 1974.


  • The Legends of Tono, trans. Ronald A. Morse. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2008. ISBN 9780739127674.
  • Kunio Yanagita: About our Ancestors. Greenwood Press, New York 1970, ISBN 0-313-26552-6 (Reprint)
  • Yanagida (sic!) Kunio: Tôno Monogatari. Folklore and Tradition in the Tôno Districts, trans. Toda Shizuo.


  1. ^ Yanagita, Kunio (2008). The Legends of Tono. Lanham: Lexington Books. pp. 201–203. ISBN 9780739127674. 

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