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The Resource Short stories in Japanese, edited by Michael Emmerich

Short stories in Japanese, edited by Michael Emmerich

Label
Short stories in Japanese
Title
Short stories in Japanese
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Emmerich
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Here is the perfect introduction to contemporary Japanese fiction. Featuring many stories appearing in English for the first time, this collection, with parallel translations, offers students at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature without having to constantly consult a dictionary. Richly diverse in themes and styles, the stories are by well-known writers-like Haruki Murakami and Banana Yoshimoto-as well as by emerging voices. Complete with notes, these selections make excellent reading in either language
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Emmerich, Michael
Series statement
New Penguin parallel texts
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  • Short stories, Japanese
  • Japan
Label
Short stories in Japanese, edited by Michael Emmerich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Concerning the sound of a train whistle in the night or on the efficacy of fiction -- Murakami Haruki ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- A little darkness / Banana Yoshimoto ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- Genjitsu house / Koike Masayo ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- The silent traders / Tsushima Yoko ; translated by Geraldine Harcourt -- Mogera wogura / Kawakami Hiromi ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- The maiden in the manger / Abe Kazushige ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- Where the bowling pins stand / Ishii Shinji ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- Love suicide at Kamaara / Yoshida Sueko ; translated by Yukie Ohta
Control code
000046459846
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 250 p.
Isbn
9780143118336
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Short stories in Japanese, edited by Michael Emmerich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Concerning the sound of a train whistle in the night or on the efficacy of fiction -- Murakami Haruki ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- A little darkness / Banana Yoshimoto ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- Genjitsu house / Koike Masayo ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- The silent traders / Tsushima Yoko ; translated by Geraldine Harcourt -- Mogera wogura / Kawakami Hiromi ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- The maiden in the manger / Abe Kazushige ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- Where the bowling pins stand / Ishii Shinji ; translated by Michael Emmerich -- Love suicide at Kamaara / Yoshida Sueko ; translated by Yukie Ohta
Control code
000046459846
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 250 p.
Isbn
9780143118336
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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