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An artist of the floating world

Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 30th anniversary edition, paperback editionView all editions and formats
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It is 1948. Japan is rebuilding her cities after the calamity of World War II, her people putting defeat behind them and looking to the future. The celebrated painter Masuji Ono fills his days attending to his garden, his house repairs, his two grown daughters and his grandson, and his evenings drinking with old associates in quiet lantern-lit bars. His should be a tranquil retirement. But as his memories  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Art and the war Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kazuo Ishiguro
ISBN: 9780571330386 057133038X
OCLC Number: 930830001
Description: xiii, 206 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Kazuo Ishiguro with a new introduction by the author.

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Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2017Shortlisted for the Booker Prize1948: Japan is rebuilding her cities after the calamity of World War II, her people putting defeat behind them and looking  Read more...

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