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Taniguchi, Jirō

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Most widely held works about Jirō Taniguchi
 
Most widely held works by Jirō Taniguchi
Guardians of the Louvre by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...After a group trip to Europe, a Japanese artist stops in Paris alone, intent on visiting the museums of the capital. But, bedridden in his hotel room with fever, he faces the absolute solitude of one suffering in a foreign land, deprived of any immediate or familiar recourse. When the fever breaks somewhat, he sets out on his visit and promptly gets lost in the crowded halls of the Louvre. Very soon, he discovers many unsuspected facets to this world in a museum in a journey oscillating between feverish hallucinations and reality, actually able to speak with famous painters from various periods of history, led to crossroads between human and personal history by...the Guardians of the Louvre"--Cover
Manga world( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Japan, this program looks beyond stereotypes to examine the history of manga, how manga are drawn, and manga's influence on Japanese life. Viewers are introduced to a cross-section of mangaka icons: Vagabond creator Takehiko Inoue; Naoki Urasawa, author of The Pushman and Other Stories; Jirō Taniguchi; Yoshihiro Tatsumi; and Kan Takahama
A distant neighborhood by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Middle-aged businessman Hiroshi Nakahara has been catapulted back into his life as a 14 year-old but with all his adult memories and knowledge intact. As he settles into his past in a way that only someone who has seen the future can, he experiences again the friendship, the exhilaration and the love of youth. But subtle changes occur in his history and, as the summer break reaches its conclusion, he starts to ask himself 'What can I do to stop my father leaving?'"
The walking man by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den gående mand strejfer rundt i det urbane Japan. Han giver sig tid til at kravle op i et træ for at redde et barns legetøj, han går ned til stranden for at lægge en muslingeskal tilbage, og han bruger tid på at observere fuglene
Samurai legend by Kan Furuyama( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about the Yagyk family, their traditional style of swordsmanship, and their book of secrets relating to swordsmanship
Quartier lointain : l'intégrale by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a middle-aged man who travels back in time to when he was a junior high school student
A zoo in winter by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1966, a young artist begins an apprenticeship to a mangaka in Tokyo, characterized by long hours of meeting studio deadlines along with the nightlife and artistic haunts of the capital
Icaro by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le journal de mon père by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réédition. Publié antérieurement en deux volumes aux éditions Casterman. [SDM]
A distant neighborhood by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Middle-aged businessman Hiroshi Nakahara has been catapulted back into his life as a 14 year-old but with all his adult memories and knowledge intact. As he settles into his past in a way that only someone who has seen the future can, he experiences again the friendship, the exhilaration and the love of youth. But subtle changes occur in his history and, as the summer break reaches its conclusion, he starts to ask himself 'What can I do to stop my father leaving?'"--Page 4 of cover
Le sommet des dieux by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katmandou, 1993. La découverte d'un appareil photo qui pourrait receler la preuve que Mallory et Irvine sont les premiers à avoir vaincu l'Everest, conduit un jeune photographe sur les traces d'une figure légendaire de l'alpiniste japonais, Habu Jôji, mystérieusement disparu. Une peinture à la fois exaltée et réaliste du milieu de l'alpinisme et de la splendeur menaçante des plus hauts sommets du monde
Le sommet des dieux by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Habu, après avoir sauvé la vie de Fukamachi, continue son ascencion clandestine de l'Everest. En levant les yeux, Fukamachi aperçoit la silhouette de Habu, minuscule au-dessus de lui. Pourtant Fukamachi sent que pour lui l'aventure s'arrête là, il a frôlé la mort. Les hallucinations se sont calmées mais la migraine ne le lâche pas
L'homme qui marche by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La 4e de couverture indique : "Qui prend encore le temps, aujourd'hui, de grimper à un arbre en pleine ville ? D'observer les oiseaux, de jouer dans les flaques d'eau après la pluie ? D'aller jusqu'à la mer pour lui rendre un coquillage ? L'homme qui marche, à travers ses balades souvent muettes et solitaires, nous invite à partager le bonheur de déambuler au hasard"
Le sommet des dieux by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le 6 juin 1924, George Mallory et Andrew Sandy Irvine ont quitté le camp pour tenter d'atteindre le sommet de l'Everest. Mais ils ont disparu. Des années plus tard, des effets personnels sont retrouvés mais pas leur appareil photo Kodak. Le film de cet appareil permettrait de résoudre l'énigme. Manga
Le sommet des dieux by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un jeune photographe suit les pas de l'alpiniste britannique Mallory, l'un des premiers hommes à avoir tenté l'ascension de l'Everest. Cette initiation le mènera à rencontrer des hommes passionnants
Le sommet des dieux by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tandis que l'appareil photo qui aurait pu appartenir au célèbre alpiniste disparu George Mallory suscite toujours les convoitises, Fukamachi entreprend de suivre en tant que photographe l'ascension clandestine de Habu Jôji sur la face sud-ouest de l'Everest. Habu accepte et Fukamachi le rejoint pour une période d'acclimatation à l'altitude
The ice wanderer and other stories by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The title story, The Ice Wanderer is based on an unfinished short story by Jack London, who is also a character in the story. Other stories include Kaiyose-Jima, a touching story about a long-lasting friendship between two kids in rural Japan, Shokaro, a young artist's experiences in a quirky rooming house in Tokyo and Return to the Sea, a diver's quest to find the undersea graveyard of the whales
A distant neighborhood by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Middle-aged Hiroshi Nakahara is on his way home from a business trip when he finds himself on the wrong train heading for his childhood hometown. His footsteps take him to his mother's grave and it's there that he is catapulted back into his life as an 8th grader - but with all his adult memories and knowledge intact. As he struggles to make sense of his predicament his adult memories of his childhood return but are somehow subtly changed. The questions start to form... would his father still disappear without explanation? Would he still marry his wife?"--Publisher description
Le gourmet solitaire by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in French and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On ne sait presque rien de lui. Il travaille dans le commerce mais ce n'est pas un homme pressé. Il aime les femmes mais préfére vivre seul. C'est un gastronome mais il apprécie par-dessus tout la cuisine simple des quartiers populaires. Cet homme, c'est le gourmet solitaire. Chaque histoire l'amène ainsi à goûter un plat typiquement japonais, faisant renaître en lui des souvenirs enfouis
Les gardiens du Louvre by Jirō Taniguchi( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and Chinese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au terme d'un voyage collectif en Europe, un dessinateur japonais fait une étape en solitaire à Paris afin de visiter les musées de la ville. Confronté à la solitude et au mal du pays, il se rend au Louvre dont il découvre bien des facettes insoupçonnées. Un album en forme de voyage intérieur qui invite le lecteur à une traversée temporelle et artistique à la découverte d'un esprit des lieux
 
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Alternative Names
Jirō, Taniguch 1947-

Jirō Taniguchi.

Jiro Taniguchi 1947-

Jirō Taniguchi 1947-2017

Jirō Taniguchi dessinateur japonais

Jirō Taniguchi fumettista giapponese

Jiro Taniguchi Japanese manga artist

Jirō Taniguchi japanischer Mangaka

Jirō Taniguchi Japans mangaka

Jirō Taniguchi japoński mangaka

Taniguchi

Taniguchi 1947-2017

Taniguchi, Jirô

Taniguchi, Jirô 1947-

Taniguchi, Jirô 1947-2017

Taniguti, Ziro

Дзиро Танигути мангака

곡구지로 1947-

곡구ジロー 1947-

다니구치 지로

타니구치 지로 1947-

タニグチ, ジロー

タニグチ, ジロー 1947-

タニグチ, ジロー, 1947-2017

谷口, ジロー

谷口, ジロー 1947-...

谷口 ジロー 1947-2017

谷口ジロー.

谷口ジロー 1947-

谷口ジロー, 1947-2017

谷口ジロー 日本の漫画家

谷口ジロウ-

谷口二郎

谷口次郎

谷口治郎

谷口治郎, 1947-2017

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The walking manSamurai legendA zoo in winterIcaroA distant neighborhoodThe ice wanderer and other storiesA distant neighborhood