Seven Japanese Tales

ISBN-10: 0679761071

ISBN-13: 9780679761075

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In these seven stories, the author of The Makioka Sisters explores the territory where love becomes self-annihilation, where the contemplation of beauty gives way to fetishism, and where tradition becomes an instrument of refined cruelty.
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/1/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Junichiro Tanizaki was born in Tokyo in 1886 and lived there until the earthquake of 1923, when he moved to the Kyoto-Osaka region, the scene of his novelThe Makioka Sisters(1943-48). Among his works areNaomi(1924),Some Prefer Nettles(1928),Quicksand(1930),Arrowroot(1931),A Portrait of Shunkin(1933),The Secret History of the Lord of Musashi(1935), modern versions ofThe Tale of Genji(1941, 1954, and 1965),Captain Shigemoto's Mother(1949),The Key(1956), andDiary of a Mad Old Man(1961). By 1930 he had gained such renown that an edition of his complete works was published, and he was awarded Japan's Imperial Prize in Literature in 1949. Tanizaki died in 1965.

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