skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Kafka on the shore Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Kafka on the shore

Author: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
Publisher: London : Harvill, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Signed and numbered limited editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
The unlikely alliance between Kafka Tamura, a fifteen-year-old runaway, and the aging Nakata, a man who has never recovered from a wartime affliction, brings dramatic changes to both characters as they embark on a surreal odyssey through a strange, sometimes violent, sometimes fantastical world.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Haruki Murakami; Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 9781843432685 1843432684
OCLC Number: 1035376574
Notes: " ... limited to 1,000 copies."--Preliminary page.
Issued in slipcase.
Description: 505 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Umibe no Kafuka.
Responsibility: Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

Abstract:

The unlikely alliance between Kafka Tamura, a fifteen-year-old runaway, and the aging Nakata, a man who has never recovered from a wartime affliction, brings dramatic changes to both characters as they embark on a surreal odyssey through a strange, sometimes violent, sometimes fantastical world.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1035376574<\/a>> # Kafka on the shore<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0bgn:translationOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1035376574#CreativeWork\/unidentifiedOriginalWork<\/a>> ; # Umibe no Kafuka.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"1035376574<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2261416273#Topic\/runaway_teenagers<\/a>> ; # Runaway teenagers<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2261416273#Person\/murakami_haruki_1949<\/a>> ; # Haruki Murakami<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookEdition<\/a> \"Signed and numbered limited edition.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2261416273#Person\/gabriel_philip_1953<\/a>> ; # Philip Gabriel<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"2005<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"The unlikely alliance between Kafka Tamura, a fifteen-year-old runaway, and the aging Nakata, a man who has never recovered from a wartime affliction, brings dramatic changes to both characters as they embark on a surreal odyssey through a strange, sometimes violent, sometimes fantastical world.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/2261416273<\/a>> ; # Umibe no Kafuka.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"Fiction<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"Bildungsromans<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Kafka on the shore<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"1035376574<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781843432685<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1035376574<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2261416273#Person\/gabriel_philip_1953<\/a>> # Philip Gabriel<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1953<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Gabriel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Philip<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Philip Gabriel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2261416273#Person\/murakami_haruki_1949<\/a>> # Haruki Murakami<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1949<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Murakami<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Haruki<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Haruki Murakami<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2261416273#Topic\/runaway_teenagers<\/a>> # Runaway teenagers<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Runaway teenagers<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/2261416273<\/a>> # Umibe no Kafuka.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Umibe no Kafuka.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781843432685<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"1843432684<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9781843432685<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1035376574<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1035376574<\/a>> ; # Kafka on the shore<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-07<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>