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Seven Japanese tales

Jun"ichirЕЌ Tanizaki

Seven Japanese tales

by Jun"ichirЕЌ Tanizaki

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Junichiro Tanizaki ; translated from the japanese by Howard Hibbett.
The Physical Object
Pagination298 p. :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14545523M

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