During the Rains and Flowers in the Shade: Two Novellas by Kafu Nagai, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
During the Rains and Flowers in the Shade: Two Novellas

During the Rains and Flowers in the Shade: Two Novellas

by Kafu Nagai
     
 

“Though little enough is translated . . . it is apparent to the Western reader that here is one of the finest of modern Japanese novelists. These new translations consolidate this already deserved reputation.”—Donald Richie, The Japan Times
“Kafu’s dispassionate, vivid pictures of life in Tokyo’s decaying pleasure

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“Though little enough is translated . . . it is apparent to the Western reader that here is one of the finest of modern Japanese novelists. These new translations consolidate this already deserved reputation.”—Donald Richie, The Japan Times
“Kafu’s dispassionate, vivid pictures of life in Tokyo’s decaying pleasure quarters.”—World Literature Today

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"Though little enough is translated . . . it is apparent to the Western reader that here is one of the finest of modern Japanese novelists. These new translations consolidate this already deserved reputation."—Donald Richie, The Japan Times

"Kafu's dispassionate, vivid pictures of life in Tokyo's decaying pleasure quarters."—World Literature Today

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804722599
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
12/01/1994
Edition description:
1
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
(w) x (h) x 0.80(d)

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