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The sailor who fell from grace with the sea;

Author: 三島, 由紀夫(1925-1970) ; Yukio Mishima
Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This story tells of a band of savage 13 year old boys who reject the adult world as illusory, hypocritical and sentimental and train themselves in brutal callousness, called 'objectivity'. When the mother of one starts an affair with a man, the boys at first idealise him, but soon become disappointed and react violently.
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Genre/Form: Texts
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 三島, 由紀夫(1925-1970) ; Yukio Mishima
OCLC Number: 7255120
Language Note: Translation of: Gogo no eiko.
Notes: Translation of Gogo no eikō.
Description: 150 pages 21 cm
Responsibility: translated from the Japanese by John Nathan.

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This story tells of a band of savage 13 year old boys who reject the adult world as illusory, hypocritical and sentimental and train themselves in brutal callousness, called 'objectivity'. When the mother of one starts an affair with a man, the boys at first idealise him, but soon become disappointed and react violently.

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