A View by the Sea

A View by the Sea

By: Yasuoka Shotaro (author), Karen Wigen (translator)Paperback

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The stories selected for this collection include the author's novella A View by the Sea, which was awarded both the Mombusho and Noma literary prizes. Five other short stories represent the best of Yasuoka's writing from the 1950s and 1960s.

About Author

Karen Wigen is a Frances and Charles Field professor of history and cartography at Stanford University. Her books include Cartographic Japan: A History in Maps (co-editor, University of Chicago Press, 2016), Seascapes: Maritime Histories, Littoral Cultures, and Transoceanic Exchanges (co-editor, University of Hawaii Press), and The Making of a Japanese Periphery, 1750-1920 (University of California Press, 1995).

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780231058735
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 196
  • ID: 9780231058735
  • ISBN10: 023105873X
  • translations: Japanese

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