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The Makioka Sisters - Tanizaki, Junichiro
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Hailed as the greatest Japanese novel of the Twentieth century, THE MAKIOKA SISTERS is a subtle tale of domestic oppression worthy of Balzac or Chekhov, In this saga of the once prosperous but now declining Makioka family struggling to marry off one of their daughters, Tanizaki presents the picture of a family and a society striving to preserve their self-respect as they come to terms with disturbing new ways in a classic confrontation of innovasion and tradition. A wonderful portrait of Japanese life in the first half of ...

The Makioka Sisters 1995, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679761648

Trade paperback

The Makioka Sisters 1993, Vintage Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780749397104

Mass-market paperback

The Makioka Sisters 1993, Everyman's Library, London

ISBN-13: 9781857151558


The Makioka Sisters 1983, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330280464

Mass-market paperback

Makioka Sisters 1981, Perigee Books

ISBN-13: 9780399505201

Trade paperback