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The house of the sleeping beauties, and other stories

Author: 川端康成, 1899-1972, author. 川端康成, 川端康成, ; Yasunari Kawabata; Edward Seidensticker
Publisher: Tokyo ; Palo Alto : Kodansha International, [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First edition, 1969View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Translations
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Named Person: Yasunari Kawabata; Yasunari Kawabata
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 川端康成, 1899-1972, author. 川端康成, 川端康成, ; Yasunari Kawabata; Edward Seidensticker
ISBN: 9784770029751 4770029756
OCLC Number: 23608
Description: 149 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: House of the sleeping beauties --
One arm --
Of birds and beasts.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: by Yasunari Kawabata ; with an introduction by Yukio Mishima ; translated by Edward G. Seidensticker.

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"A poetic meditation on the twin themes of sexuality and death." "A poetic meditation on the themes of sexuality and death." -Financial Times"Revealing an astonishing honesty of vision." -Saturday Read more...

 
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