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Published: 18 March 2010

496 Pages


ISBN: 9780199583195

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The Oxford Book of Japanese Short Stories

Edited by Theodore W. Goossen

Oxford Books of Prose & Verse

  • Includes two Nobel-prize winners: Oe and Kawabata and the acclaimed writers Tanizaki, Mishima, and Murakami
  • Captures the exoticism and appeal of Japanese culture
  • Includes many new, previously unpublished translations
  • Ted Goossen is a gifted translator, well-acquainted with the contemporary Japanese literary scene
  • Contains biographical notes on all contributors and a filmography exploring the link between fiction and cinema