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Obasan

By Kogawa, Joy




Obasan is a novel by the Japanese-Canadian author Joy Kogawa. First published by Lester and Orpen Dennys in 1981, it chronicles Canada's internment and persecution of its citizens of Japanese descent during World War II from the perspective of a young child. This book is often required reading for university English courses on Canadian Literature as well as in Ethnic Studies and Asian American Literature courses in the United States. In 2005, it was the One Book, One Vancouver selection.


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Penguin Books, 1983-01-01. Mass Market Paperback. Used:Good.

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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1983-03-06. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $266.88


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1984-07-03. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $159.63


Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1993-08-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $106.74


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1994-05-02. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $102.18


Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1982-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $87.42


Obasan

Joy Kogawa

2003-08-19. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $85.00


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1981-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $83.80


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OBASAN

KOGAWA, JOY

LESTER & ORPEN DENNYS TORONTO. PAPERBACK. 0919630200 New Condition. . New.

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Price: $79.99


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Penguin Canada. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0140067779 New Condition. . New.

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Price: $79.99


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

David R Godine Pub. PAPERBACK. 0879234911 New Condition. . New.

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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

David R Godine Pub, 1984-04-01. Paperback. Used:Good.

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Price: $67.44


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Penguin Canada. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. 0140067779 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Price: $59.99


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

David R Godine Pub. PAPERBACK. 0879234911 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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OBASAN

KOGAWA, JOY

LESTER & ORPEN DENNYS TORONTO. PAPERBACK. 0919630200 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Obasan.

KOGAWA, Joy.

(Toronto): Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1981). First edition. Octavo, tan boards, pp. 250. Inscribed by the book's publisher, Louise Dennys, to poet Richard Outram and his wife, artist Barbara Howard. Near fine in dust jacket (small tear at base of spine)..

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Price: $55.00


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1994-05-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $47.20


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1984-07-03. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $42.20


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OBASAN

KOGAWA JOY

ANCHOR. New. 8.24 x 5.32 cm.

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Price: $40.00


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

1983-03-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $34.59


Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Perfection Learning, 1993-12. Hardcover. Good.

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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1981 " ... a powerful and passionate novel that tells, through the eyes of a young girl, the moving story of the Japanese Canadians during the Second World War ... based on letters and documents of the time [it] is an exquisite portrayal of Japanese ways, set against the imcomprehensible wrongs of war" Winner of the Books in Canada First Novel Award and the Canadian Authors Association Book of the Year Award. An exceptional copy - looks unread. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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OBASAN

Kogawa, Joy

Toronto, Canada: Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1981. 250 pp. Beige endpapers. Beige cloth with gilt titles. Very light wear along the bottom edge. White and purple DJ, not price-clipped. Near Fine/Near Fine.. First Edition.

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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Lester, Orpen and Dennys,. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. 0919630421 . A Good Read ships from Toronto and Niagara Falls, NY - customers outside of North America please allow two to three weeks for delivery. Light bruising around bottom spine. ; 6.899999992962000 X 4.399999995512000 X 0.999999998980000 inches .

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Price: $24.99


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OBASAN

KOGAWA, JOY

LESTER & ORPEN DENNYS TORONTO. Paperback. 0919630200 Near Fine, Signed on titlepage by author. Clean & very tight, faint crease to corner of front cover, barely visible, otherwise like new, square, not a remainder. (Edition:First Edition) ...Package carefully to protect the corners. . Very Good. 1981-01-01.

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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1981. Hardcover. fine. 1st edition. 250pp. Octavo. Original cream cloth with gilt lettering on spine in dust jacket. Brown endpapers. fine 1981

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Price: $23.00


Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Perfection Learning. Library Binding. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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Price: $22.09


Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Le Livre de poche, 2019. Book. New. Paperback. New and in stock.

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Obasan.

KOGAWA, Joy.

Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys , (1981).. First edition. . 250 pp. Fine in very near fine dust jacket with some light wear to crown of spine. Kogawa’s first novel, following three collections of verse.

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Price: $20.00


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OBASAN

Kogawa, Joy

Toronto:: Lester, Orpen and Dennys,, (1981.). Good only in a very good dustjacket (spine slant, crack to binding after front endpaper, previous owner's name). First printing. True first edition of the first novel by this Japanese-Canadian poet - the story of the internment and persecution of those of Japanese heritage in Canada during WWII.

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Price: $19.50


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Toronto, Canada: Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1981. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ in. - 9¾ in.Tall. Soft cover. Very good condition. A powerful and passionate novel, Obasan tells, through the eyes of a child, the moving story of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War. Naomi is a sheltered and beloved five-year-old when Pearl Harbor changes her life. Separated from her mother, she watches bewildered as she and her family become enemy aliens, persecuted and despised in their own land. Surrounded by hardship and pain, Naomi is protected by the resolute endurance of her aunt Obasan and the silence of those around her. Only after Naomi grows up does she return to question the haunting silence.

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Obasan.

KOGAWA, Joy.

(Toronto): Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1981). First edition, paper issue. 8vo., card covers, pp. 250. Signed by Kogawa. Previous owner's small name on fly leaf, spine faded with tiny, well-repaired tear to head of spine, else very good..

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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Very Good. Used book in very good condition. Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. 100% guaranteed. 052919

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Price: $18.03


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Anchor. PAPERBACK. 0385468865 Special order direct from the distributor . New.

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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Good. All orders ship SAME or NEXT business day. Expedited shipments will be received in 1-5 business days within the United States. We proudly ship to APO/FPO addresses. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!

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Price: $15.61


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Acceptable. All orders ship SAME or NEXT business day. Expedited shipments will be received in 1-5 business days within the United States. We proudly ship to APO/FPO addresses. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!

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Price: $15.61


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OBASAN

JOY KOGAWA

LESTER & ORPEN DENNYS TORONTO, 1981. Book. Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. trade paperback, good reading copy, cover wear.

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Obasan

KOGAWA, Joy

Boston:: Godine,. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1982. Hardcover. 0879234296 . First American edition. Very near fine in like dust jacket. .

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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Boston, MA: David R. Godine Publisher. Very Good+. 1984. First American Edition; First Printing. Paperback. 0879234911 . Trade PB; 0.8 x 6.9 x 4.4 Inches; Very Good+ Trade Paperback. Clean pages. Uncreased spine, unread condition. .

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Price: $14.99


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Anchor, December 1993. Paper Back. New. Paper Back

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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Lester & Orpen, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 12mo (medium/softcover). 250 pp. Binding is tight, spine fully intact but cocked. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; Canadian Literature; #57017; ISBN: 0919630421. ISBN/EAN: 9780919630420. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 33509. . 9780919630420

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Price: $14.73


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Anchor, 1994. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

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Price: $14.53


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Paperback. New.

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Price: £ 10.57
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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Anchor, December 1993. Paper Back. New. Paper Back

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Price: $14.00


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Obasan

Kogawa, Joy

Good. All orders ship SAME or NEXT business day. Expedited shipments will be received in 1-5 business days within the United States. We proudly ship to APO/FPO addresses. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!

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Price: $13.71


Obasan

Joy Kogawa

D.R. Godine, 1982. Paperback. Good.

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Price: $13.69


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Good. Used book in good condition. Has wear to the cover and pages. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. Ex-library with the usual stamps. 100% guaranteed. 071419

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Price: $14.46


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Fine. Like New condition. 100% guaranteed. 052919

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Price: $14.35


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Good. Used book in good condition. Has wear to the cover and pages. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. 100% guaranteed. 052919

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Price: $14.36


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Obasan

Joy Kogawa

Very Good. Used book in very good condition. Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. Ex-library with the usual stamps. 100% guaranteed. 071519

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Price: $14.30