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I am a cat : a novel

Author: Sōseki Natsume
Publisher: New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, [1982], ©1961.
Series: UNESCO collection of representative works., Japanese series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally written as a 10-part serial in 1905-06 and later combined into one volume. I am a cat is considered by many to be Soseki's comic masterpiece as it pokes fun at the upper-middle class of Japanese society during the Meiji era. A nameless cat living with a schoolteacher comments on the on the follies and foibles of the people around him.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Natsume, Sōseki, 1867-1916.
I am a cat.
New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, [1982], ©1961
(OCoLC)557596114
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sōseki Natsume
ISBN: 0698111443 9780698111448
OCLC Number: 7945287
Notes: Translation of: Wagahai wa neko de aru.
Reprint. Originally published: London : Owen, 1971. (UNESCO collection of representative works. Japanese series).
Description: 431 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: UNESCO collection of representative works., Japanese series.
Other Titles: Wagahai wa neko de aru.
Responsibility: Natsume Soseki ; translated from the Japanese by Katsue Shibata and Motonari Kai.

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Originally written as a 10-part serial in 1905-06 and later combined into one volume. I am a cat is considered by many to be Soseki's comic masterpiece as it pokes fun at the upper-middle class of Japanese society during the Meiji era. A nameless cat living with a schoolteacher comments on the on the follies and foibles of the people around him.

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