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The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas by  Junichiro Tanizaki - First Edition - 1994-02-01 - from Mark Lavendier, Bookseller (SKU: SKU1027599)

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

The Reed Cutter and Captain Shigemoto's Mother: Two novellas by  Junichiro Tanizaki - First Edition - 1994-02-01 - from Mark Lavendier, Bookseller (SKU: SKU1027599)

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

by Tanizaki, Junichiro

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ISBN 10
067942010X
ISBN 13
9780679420101
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Knopf, 1994-02-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. Alfred A. Knopf; New York, 1994. Hardcover. First Edition. Review Slip laid in. Near Fine, binding firm, interior and extremities tidy, top text block edge stained lavender, mild scattered foxing to text block edges, bit of discoloration along board/spine edges, minimal use/handling marks, in a New Fine, trace handling/scuff marks, Mylar protected, Dust Wrapper. A nice, clean and unmarked copy. 8vo[octavo or approx. 6 x 9 inches], 180pp. We pack securely and ship daily with delivery confirmation on every book. Please Note: Depending on site, actual book for sale may differ physically from picture listed. Additional Scan(s) are available for any item, please inquire.

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
Mark Lavendier, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
SKU1027599
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
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
067942010X
ISBN 13
9780679420101
Publisher
Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1994-02-01

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