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Short stories in Japanese = 日本語の短篇小說 /
Short stories in Japanese = Nihongo no tanpen shōsetsu

Author: edited by Michael Emmerich. ; ; Michael Emmerich
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2011.
Series: New Penguin parallel texts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here is the perfect introduction to contemporary Japanese fiction. Featuring many stories appearing in English for the first time,
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Genre/Form: Short stories, Japanese
Fiction
Short stories
Japanese language materials
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: edited by Michael Emmerich. ; ; Michael Emmerich
ISBN: 9780143118336 0143118331
OCLC Number: 515457734
Language Note: Parallel text in English and Japanese.
Description: xvi, 250 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Concerning the sound of a train whistle in the night or On the efficacy of fiction = Yonaka no kiteki ni tsuite, aruiwa monogatari no kōyō ni tsuite / Murakami Haruki ; translated by Michael Emmerich --
A little darkness = Chiisana yami / Yoshimoto Banana ; translated by Michael Emmerich --
Genjitsu house = Genjitsusō / Koike Masayo ; translated by Michael Emmerich --
The silent traders = Danmariichi / Tsushima Yūko ; translated by Geraldine Harcourt --
Mogera wogura = Ugoromochi / Kawakami Hiromi ; translated by Michael Emmerich --
The maiden in the manger = Umagoya no otome / Abe Kazushige ; translated by Michael Emmerich --
Where the bowling pins stand = Bōringu pin no tatsu tokoro / Ishii Shinji ; translated by Michael Emmerich --
Love suicide at Kamaara = Kamara shinjū / Yoshida Sueko ; translated by Yukie Ohta.
Series Title: New Penguin parallel texts.
Other Titles: Nihongo no tanpen shōsetsu
Responsibility: edited by Michael Emmerich.

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