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Author: 夏目, 漱石 1867-1916, author. 伊藤, あい子 ; Sōseki Natsume; Aiko Itō; Graeme Wilson
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Tuttle Pub., ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written from 1904 through 1906, Soseki Natsume's comic masterpiece, I Am a Cat, satirizes the foolishness of upper-middle-class Japanese society during the Meiji era. With acerbic wit and sardonic perspective, it follows the whimsical adventures of a world-weary stray kitten who comments on the follies and foibles of the people around him. I Am a Cat first appeared in ten installments in the literary magazine
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Novels
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 夏目, 漱石 1867-1916, author. 伊藤, あい子 ; Sōseki Natsume; Aiko Itō; Graeme Wilson
ISBN: 080483265X 9780804832656
OCLC Number: 180297146
Notes: "Three volumes in one"--Cover.
"[English edition] originally published in three volumes by Tuttle Publishing in 1972 (Vol. I), 1979 (Vol. II), and 1986 (Vol. III)"--Title page verso.
Description: x, 470 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Wagahai wa neko de aru.
Responsibility: Sōseki Natsume ; translated by Aiko Ito & Graeme Wilson.
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"A nonchalant string of anecdotes and wisecracks, told by a fellow who doesn't have a name." --The New Yorker

 
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