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Palm-Of-The-Hand Stories

Kawabata, Yasunari; Holman, J. Martin; Dunlop, Lane (translators)

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ISBN 10: 0865473250 / ISBN 13: 9780865473256
Editorial: North Point Pr, San Francisco, 1988
Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Writers Den (Ottawa, ON, Canada)

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8vo, grey cloth, gold lettering on spine, blue endpapers, illustrated jacket, 238p, collected here for the first time in English over seventy short "palm-size" fictional pieces; "reflecting Kawabata's abiding interest in the miniature, the wisp of plot reduced to the essential, we find his lifelong themes of loneliness, love, the passage of time and death; the full range and complexity of his achievement." Inscribed by the translator J.M. Holman on front fly: "Best wishes/J. Martin Holman/Translator/Huron College/U.W.O. London, Ontario/8 November 1998, a very fine copy in like non-clipped jacket. 0.0. N° de ref. de la librería ABE-7578265586

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Título: Palm-Of-The-Hand Stories

Editorial: North Point Pr, San Francisco

Año de publicación: 1988

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine

Edición: 1st Edition

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More than seventy short stories by the Nobel Prize-winning author include stories with trick endings; dreamlike, intensely atmospheric stories; stories that crystalize themes from his longer works; autobiographical stories; and stories exploring aspects of the fantastic

About the Author:

Yasunari Kawabata was born in Osaka, Japan, in 1899 and before World War II had established himself as his country's leading novelist. After the war he continued to publish major novels, including Thousand Cranes, The Sound of the Mountain, and The Old Capital (North Point, 1987).

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