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I Am A Cat: A Novel by  Natsume; Katsue Shibata [Translator]; Motonari Kai [Translator]; Harold W. Price Soseki - First Thus - 1961 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140940652)

I Am A Cat: A Novel

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I Am A Cat: A Novel

by Soseki, Natsume; Katsue Shibata [Translator]; Motonari Kai [Translator]; Harold W. Price

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Tokyo: Kenkyusha Ltd, 1961. First Thus. Near Fine/Very Good. First thus. [vi], 431, [3] pp. Publisher's cream colored cloth with red lettering. (Stated "First Edition, January 1961" on copyright.) Near Fine with bookplate on front free endpaper, small scuff to spine. In Very Good dust jacket with spine panel sunned, small scrape to spine panel, a few small chips and tears to edges. A classic of Japanese satire.


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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
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I Am A Cat: A Novel
Soseki, Natsume; Katsue Shibata [Translator]; Motonari Kai [Translator]; Harold W. Price
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Used - Near Fine
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Very Good
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First Thus
Kenkyusha Ltd
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Japan, Japanese
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Portland, Oregon
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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.


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