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The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas by  Junichiro Tanizaki - Hardcover - 1994-02-01 - from Browsers' Bookstore (SKU: mon0000164002)

The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas

The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas by  Junichiro Tanizaki - Hardcover - 1994-02-01 - from Browsers' Bookstore (SKU: mon0000164002)
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The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas

by Tanizaki, Junichiro

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
067942010X
ISBN 13
9780679420101
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Knopf, 1994-02-01. Hardcover. Like New. 2.3000 in x 8.3000 in x 5.1000 in. Stated First edition. Near fine copy in a fine dust jacket.

Synopsis

Junichiro Tanizaki was born in Tokyo in 1886 and lived there until the earthquake of 1923, when he moved to the Kyoto-Osaka region, the scene of his novel The Makioka Sisters (1943-48). Among his works are Naomi (1924), Some Prefer Nettles (1928), Quicksand (1930), Arrowroot (1931), A Portrait of Shunkin (1933), The Secret History of the Lord of Musashi (1935), modern versions of The Tale of Genji (1941, 1954, and 1965), Captain Shigemoto's Mothe r (1949), The Key (1956), and Diary of a Mad Old Man (1961). By 1930 he had gained such renown that an edition of his complete works was published, and he was awarded Japan's Imperial Prize in Literature in 1949. Tanizaki died in 1965.

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Bookseller
Browsers' Bookstore US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
mon0000164002
Title
The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas
Author
Tanizaki, Junichiro
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New Like New
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
067942010X
ISBN 13
9780679420101
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1994-02-01
X weight
0.7500 lb
Size
2.3000 in x 8.3000 in x 5.1000 in

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