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First Snow on Fuji - Kawabata, Yasunari
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The stories of Yasunari Kawabata evoke an unmistakably Japanese atmosphere in their delicacy, understatement, and lyrical description. Like his later works, First Snow on Fuji is concerned with forms of presence and absence, with being, with memory and loss of memory, with not-knowing. Kawabata lets us slide into the lives of people who have been shattered by war, loss, and longing. These stories are beautiful and melancholy, filled with Kawabata's unerring vision of human psychology. First Snow on Fuji was originally ...

First Snow on Fuji 2000, Catapult, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781582431055

Revised edition

Trade paperback

First Snow on Fuji 1999, Counterpoint LLC, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781582430225