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In Praise of Shadows

December 1, 1977 | Trade paperback
ISBN: 9780918172020
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An essay on aesthetics by the Japanese novelist, this book explores architecture, jade, food, and even toilets, combining an acute sense of the use of space in buildings. The book also includes descriptions of laquerware under candlelight and women in the darkness of the house of pleasure.

About this Author

Junichiro Tanizaki was a major writer of modern Japanese literature who wrote numerous books, including The Makioka Sisters and Naomi: A Novel.

ISBN: 9780918172020
Format: Trade paperback
Pages: 56
Publisher: Leete's Island Books
Published: 1977-12-01


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