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芥川也寸志 1925-1989

Overview
Works: 183 works in 272 publications in 4 languages and 2,091 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Manuscripts  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Composer, Conductor, Performer, Compiler
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about 芥川也寸志
 
Most widely held works by 芥川也寸志
Nobi by Kon Ichikawa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Denied hospital treatment for tuberculosis and cast off into the unknown, Private Tamura treks across an unfamiliar Philippine landscape, encountering an increasingly debased cross section of Imperial Army soldiers, who eventually give in to the most terrifying craving of all"--Container
Jigokumon by Teinosuke Kinugasa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the midst of epic, violent intrigue in twelfth-century Japan, an imperial warrior falls for a lady-in-waiting; even after he discovers she is married, he goes to extreme lengths to win her love
Yukinojo henge ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While performing in a touring kabuki troop, leading female impersonator Yukinojo comes across the three men who drove his parents to suicide twenty years earlier, and plans his revenge on them
Ellora symphony Trinità sinfonica ; Rapsodie per orchestra by Yasushi Akutagawa ( )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nobi Fires on the plain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
February 1945. Tamura's regiment of Japanese soldiers is fighting in the Philippines. A consumptive, neither his squad commander nor the doctor at the military hospital want him around--food is too scarce. Sent away by both, Tamura wanders the countryside, falling in with different groups of soldiers, observing Filipino peasants lighting large, smoky bonfires in the countryside. Are they signal fires sent out to American soldiers or local guerrillas? Whatever their purpose, Tamura is reassured by the hopeful idea of the peasants continuing the ritual of their simple life, uncorrupted by ravages of war
Being two isn't easy Watashi wa nisai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in Japanese and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how a young middle-class couple struggles to raise their infant son. Told from the baby's point of view
Zero no shōten ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a newlywed husband disappears on what was supposed to be only a brief business trip, his wife Teiko spearheads the effort to find out what happened. As Teiko slowly makes her way through the snowy countryside in search of missing husband, the revelation that he may have been leading a double life sets off a chain of events that finds her fate growing increasingly grim
The demon ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A strange relationship develops between a man, his wife, and his mistress, and a young boy becomes the pawn in a dangerous game of passion and intrigue that ends in a shocking climax. Will keep the most avid mystery buff guessing as it weaves an unforgettable tale of greed, lust and obession
Jigokumon ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of palace love and intrigue during the civil wars in 12th century Japan. A samurai falls in love with a woman and threatens that unless she yields to his advances, he will kill both her and her husband. (Circulates)
Uta no ehon : Nihon no shōka yori ( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Concerto ostinato, per v'cello ed orchestra by Yasushi Akutagawa ( )
4 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kagi by Kon Ichikawa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A blend of comic satire and drama, Kagi, follows an elderly man's attempts to satisfy his younger wife and himself
Ongaku no kiso by Yasushi Akutagawa ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in Japanese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music for symphony orchestra Triptique for string orchestra by Yasushi Akutagawa ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1969 and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akutagawa Yasushi : sono geijutsu to kōdō ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ellora symphony by Yasushi Akutagawa ( Recording )
and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music for strings no. 1 by Yasushi Akutagawa ( )
4 editions published in 1963 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taiheiyō hitoribotchi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man confronts the forces of nature as he tries to cross the Pacific Ocean in a small sailboat
Portrait of hell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yoshihide, a visionary Korean painter, clashes with his despotic patron by insisting on painting only the truth, and only what he has witnessed. Both men begin a descent into madness when Yoshihide begins to paint a portrait of Hell
La danse : suite pour piano : deux danses avec un intermezzo by Yasushi Akutagawa ( )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1967 and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Akutagava, I︠A︡. 1925-1989
Akutagava, Jasuši 1925-1989
Akutagawa, Jasushi.
Akutagawa, Jasushi 1925-
Akutagawa, Jasushi 1925-1989
Akutagawa, Yasuki 1925-1989
Akutagawa, Yasushi.
Akutagawa Yasushi 1925-1989
Jasushi Akutagawa.
Yasushi, Akutagawa
Yasushi, Akutagawa 1925-1989
アクタガワ, ヤスシ 1925-1989
芥川也寸志 1925-1989
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