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Beauty and sadness

Author: Yasunari Kawabata
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Beauty and Sadness' is an erotic study of love and jealousy, by Japan's literary master.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romance fiction
Fiction in translation
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yasunari Kawabata
ISBN: 9780141192611 0141192615
OCLC Number: 656767085
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Yasunari Kawabata ; translated from the Japanese by Edward G. Seidensticker.

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The successful writer Oki has reached middle age and is filled with regrets. He returns to Kyoto to find Otoko, a young woman with whom he had a terrible affair many years before, and discovers that  Read more...

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