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太宰治 1909-1948

Overview
Works: 1,162 works in 3,237 publications in 10 languages and 15,008 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Portraits  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PL825.A8, 895.634
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The setting sun by Osamu Dazai( Book )
170 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,267 libraries worldwide
"This powerful novel of a nation in social and moral crisis was first published by New Directions in 1956. Set in the early postwar years, it probes the destructive effects of war and the transition from a feudal Japan to an industrial society. Ozamu Dazai died, a suicide, in 1948. But the influence of his book has made "people of the setting sun" a permanent part of the Japanese language, and his heroine, Kazuko, a young aristocrat who deliberately abandons her class, a symbol of the anomie which pervades so much of the modern world." -- Publisher's description
No longer human by Osamu Dazai( Book )
143 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
"A decadent novelist's autobiographical masterpiece, a perennial bestseller in Japan with fans all over the world, retold by a maverick manga author! In the first such attempt, the drawings within are not 'flipped'--a left-to-right version was prepared simultaneously by the artist with Western translations in mind. In this first of three volumes meet Yozo Oba, a youth who believes survival means clowning."--Page 4 of cover
La femme de Villon by Osamu Dazai( Book )
47 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Mme Otani est mariée à un écrivain alcoolique. Il passe son temps dans un bar et a accumulé une ardoise considérable. Pour éviter le scandale, sa femme se fait embaucher comme serveuse afin de rembourser la dette. Malgré leurs difficultés pour survivre, et comme tous deux fréquentent désormais le même bar, ils se rapprochent. Mais Mme Otani est trop sollicitée par des clients
The schoolgirl by Osamu Dazai( Book )
33 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 98 libraries worldwide
"The novella that first propelled Dazai into the literary elite of post-war Japan. Essentially the start of Dazai's career, Schoolgirl gained notoriety for its ironic and inventive use of language. Now it illuminates the prevalent social structures of a lost time, as well as the struggle of the individual against them--a theme that occupied Dazai's life both personally and professionally. This new translation preserves the playful language of the original and offers the reader a new window into the mind of one of the greatest Japanese authors of the 20th century"--Page 4 of cover
Wan nian by Osamu Dazai( Book )
52 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Dazai Osamu zenshū by Osamu Dazai( Book )
in Japanese and held by 72 libraries worldwide
La déchéance d'un homme by Osamu Dazai( Book )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Cent vues du Mont Fuji by Osamu Dazai( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in French and held by 47 libraries worldwide
No longer human by Usamaru Furuya( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
"Usamaru Furuya has become obsessed over Oba's behavior. Noticing how tormented this young man must have been, he begins to question whether he should continue reading these memoirs. He fears he may see his own future going down the same path. But, despite his fears he reads on now smitten with Oba and the cast of fre-nemies around him. Oba's Second Memorandum focuses on his college days. Increasingly paranoid about keeping up appearances he begins to neglect his studies and his ambitions of becoming an artist are now a thing of the past. He is spending money left and right. And soon finds himself in a destructive cycle of drinking and self-loathing. Spurred on by a fellow aspiring artist, he begins to take advantage of his family spending money like water to maintain his bad habits."--Amazon.com
Run, Melos! and other stories by Osamu Dazai( Book )
7 editions published in 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Mes dernières années : récits by Osamu Dazai( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Quinze récits autobiographiques dans lesquels le romancier japonais exprime avec détachement la détresse fondamentale qui devait le conduire au suicide en 1948
Sekibetsu by Osamu Dazai( Book )
14 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Gezeichnet by Osamu Dazai( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in German and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Blue bamboo : tales of fantasy and romance by Osamu Dazai( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The majority of these translations were first published by Kodansha International in 1993, as Blue Bamboo: Tales of Fantasy and Romance, which has been out of print for decades now. The prior translations have been massively revised by the translator, and new material added to make this a book that reveals an intelligent and humorous Dazai seldom e
Return to Tsugaru : travels of a purple tramp by Osamu Dazai( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and German and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Self portraits : tales from the life of Japan's great decadent romantic by Osamu Dazai( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Crackling Mountain and other stories by Osamu Dazai( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
<Div> Crackling Mountain and Other Stories features eleven outstanding works by Osama Dazai, widely regarded as one of the twentieth-century Japan's most gifted writers and a master teller of tales. Dazai experimented with a wide variety of short story styles and brought to each a sophisticated sense of humor, a broad empathy for the human condition, and a tremendous literary talent. The eleven stories in this collection present the most fully rounded portrait available of a tragic, multifaceted genius of modern Japanese letters. </div>
The saga of Dazai Osamu : a critical study with translations by Phyllis I Lyons( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Dazai Osamu by James A O'Brien( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in Undetermined and Japanese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Dazai Osamu
Hashire Merosu by Osamu Dazai( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in Japanese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
@太宰治 1909-1948
Dasai, Osamu 1909-1948
Dazai 1909-1948
Dazai, Osamu
Dazai, Osamu 1909-1948
Dazai Osamu japanischer Schriftsteller
Dazai Osamu nhà văn Nhật Bản
Dazai, Osamu pseud
Dazai Oszamu
Osamu, Dazai
Osamu, Dazai 1909-1948
Osamu Dazai écrivain japonais
Osamu Dazai Japanese author
Osamu Dazai Japans schrijver
Osamu Dazai scrittore giapponese
ShÅuji, Tsushima, 1909-1948
Shūji Tsushima.
Shūji, Tsushima 1909-1948
Sushima, Shuji 1909-1948
Tsushima, Shūji.
Tsushima Shūji 1909-1948
Асаму Дадзай
Дадзай, Осаму
Осаму Дадзай
Осаму Дадзай 1909-1948
Сюдзи Цусима 1909-1948
Цусима С. 1909-1948
أسامو دازاي، 1909-1948
أوسامو دازاي
اوسامو دازای نویسنده ژاپنی
다자이, 오사무
스시마 슈지 1909-1948
쓰시마 슈지 1909-1948
진조수치 1909-1948
츠시마 슈지 1909-1948
태재치 1909-1948
ダザイ, オサム
ダザイ, オサム 1909-1948
ツシマ, シュウジ
大宰治
大宰治 1909-1948
大藤, 熊太
太幸治 1909-1948
太宰 1909-1948
太宰 治 1909-1948
太宰治 1909-1948
太宰治 1909-1948y
太宰治, 1909-1948
小菅, 銀吉
津島, 修治
津島 修治 1909-1948
津島修治 1909-1948
辻島, 衆二
黒木, 瞬平
Languages
Japanese (402)
English (183)
French (29)
Chinese (26)
German (5)
Arabic (4)
Spanish (4)
Korean (4)
Italian (3)
Russian (1)
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