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Confessions of a mask

Author: Yukio Mishima; Meredith Weatherby
Publisher: New York : New Directions, ©1958.
Series: New Directions paperbook, NDP253
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A classic of modern Japanese fiction. It is the story of an adolescent who must learn to live with the painful fact that he is unlike other young men. Mishima's protagonist discovers that he is becoming a homosexual in a polite, post-war Japan. To survive, he must live behind a mask of propriety.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mishima, Yukio, 1925-1970.
Confessions of a mask.
New York : New Directions, ©1958
(OCoLC)805933191
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yukio Mishima; Meredith Weatherby
ISBN: 081120118X 9780811201186
OCLC Number: 324822
Notes: Translation of Kamen no Kokuhaku.
Description: 254 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: New Directions paperbook, NDP253
Other Titles: Kamen no Kokuhaku.
Responsibility: by Yukio Mishima ; translated by Meredith Weatherby.

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A classic of modern Japanese fiction. It is the story of an adolescent who must learn to live with the painful fact that he is unlike other young men. Mishima's protagonist discovers that he is becoming a homosexual in a polite, post-war Japan. To survive, he must live behind a mask of propriety.

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