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Murasaki Shikibu
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Murasaki Shikibu

  Japanese court lady widely considered to have written the first novel ever written, The Tale of Genji (c.978-1015?)
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Strongly Associated with:   The Tale of Genji
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Murasaki Shikibu , The Tale of Genji [9] , Book of the Dead [7] , Aeneid [8] , The Tale of Genji [9]
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