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The house of the sleeping beauties and other stories

Author: Yasunari Kawabata; Edward Seidensticker
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International, 1980, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three short stories centre on a lonely protagonist and his peculiar eroticism. An exploration of the interplay of fantasy and reality at work on a mind in solitude.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Kawabata, Yasunari, 1899-1972.
House of the sleeping beauties and other stories.
Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International, 1980, ©1969
(OCoLC)646987292
Named Person: Yasunari Kawabata; Yasunari Kawabata
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yasunari Kawabata; Edward Seidensticker
ISBN: 0870114263 9780870114267 4770007981 9784770007988
OCLC Number: 12717423
Description: 149 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: House of the sleeping beauties --One arm --Of birds and beasts.
Responsibility: Yasunari Kawabata ; introduced by Yukio Mishima ; translated by Edward Seidensticker.

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