The Makioka Sisters

Junichiro Tanizaki

£10.99

Paperback

Fiction

ISBN: 9781784875435

Description

Vintage Japanese Classics – following on from the success of Vintage Russian Classics and European Classics, these are covetable new editions of the best Japanese writers on the Vintage listIn the years leading up to the Second World War, four sisters live in dilapidated houses in Osaka and Ashiya, and each navigate their own complex, personal relationship to the fading lustre of the Makioka family name. Rich with breathtaking descriptions of ancient customs and an ever-changing natural world, Junichiro Tanizaki evokes in loving detail a long-lost way of life even as it withers under the harsh glare of modernity.Translates by Edward SeidenstickerPart of the Vintage Japanese Classics – five masterpieces of Japanese fiction in gorgeous new gift editions.

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Additional information

Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm