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  • 4,000 open access Japanese ebooks in PDF format from Japan's public domain book archive, Aozora Bunko (aka Japan's Project Gutenberg).
  • Search for books in either Japanese or English at the Internet Archive's Open Library
  • Ttitles include famous Japanese authors such as Soseki Natsume, Ougai Mori, Ryunosuke Akutagawa, and Osamu Dazai, as well as The Tale of Genji by Shikibu Murasaki. In addition, the collection includes books by Juza Unno, the father of Japanese science fiction; writings from the writer/physicist Torahiko Terada; and western masters in translation such as Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, and Jonathan Swift.


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