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Author Watsuki, Nobuhiro, author, artist.

Title Rurouni Kenshin : Meiji swordsman romantic story / story & art by Nobuhiro Watsuki ; English adaptation, Gerard Jones ; translation, Kenichiro Yagi.

Publication Info. San Francisco, Calif. : Viz Media, 2008-

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Manga    WATSUKI,NOB  v.8    Available
 GDL Central Library Manga    WATSUKI,NOB  v.9    Available
Edition Vizbig ed.
Description volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
still image sti rdacontent
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Shonen Jump manga
Shonen Jump manga.
Note "First printing, January 2008"--V. 1, p. [2].
Each vol. contains three or four vols. of original single-issue publication.
Audience "Rated T+ for older teen; contains realistic violence, language, and alcohol/tobacco usage."--V.1, p. [2].
Contents g v. 1 (#1-3). Meiji swordsman romantic story -- The two Hitokiri -- . A reason to act -- v. 2 (#4--6). Dual conclusions -- The state of Meiji swordsmanship -- No worries -- v. 3 (#7-9). In the 11th year of Meiji, May 14th -- On the East Sea Road -- Arrival in Kyoto -- v. 4 (#10- 12). Mitsurugi, master and student -- Overture to destruction -- Great Kyoto fire -- v. 5 (#13-15). A beautiful night -- The time is now -- The great man vs. the giant -- v. 6 (#16-18). Providence -- The age decides the man -- Do you still bear the scar? -- v. 7 (#19-21). Shades of reality -- Remembrance -- And so, time passed -- v. 8 (#22-24). Battle on three fronts -- Sin, judgment, acceptance -- The end of dreams -- v. 9 (#25-28). The truth -- A man's back -- The answer -- Toward a new era.
Summary The wandering swordsman, Himura Kenshin, once an assassin, now fights to protect those in need.
Subject Swordsmen -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Assassins -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Japan -- History -- Restoration, 1853-1870 -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Kyoto (Japan) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Added Author Jones, Gerard, 1957- Translator.
Yagi, Kenichiro. Translator.
Dutro, Steve. Illustrator.
Added Title Rur┼Źni kenshin. English
Meiji swordsman romantic story
ISBN 9781421520735 (v. 1)
1421520737 (v. 1)
9781421520742 (v. 2)
1421520745 (vol. 2.)
9781421520759 (v. 3)
1421520753 (v. 3)
9781421520766 (v. 4)
1421520761 (v. 4)
9781421520773 (v. 5)
142152077X (v. 5)
9781421520780 (v. 6)
1421520788 (v. 6)
9781421520797 (v. 7)
1421520796 (v. 7)
9781421520803 (v. 8)
142152080X (v. 8)
9781421520810 (v. 9)
1421520818 (v. 9)

 
    
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