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Eight stories by one of Japan's most important women authors concern the struggles of women in a repressive society. An unwed mother introduces her children to their father . . . A woman confronts the "other woman". . . A young single mother resents her children . . . These stories touch on universal themes of passion and jealousy, motherhood's joys and sorrows, and the tug-of-war between responsibility and entrapment.

Table of Contents

A sensitive season — South wind — The silent traders — The chrysanthemum beetle — Missing — The shooting gallery — Clearing the thickets — An embrace.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811213561
Translator:
Harcourt, Geraldine
Author:
Harcourt, Geraldine
Author:
Tsushima, Yuko
Publisher:
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Women -- Japan -- Fiction.
Subject:
Tsushima, Yuko - Translations into English
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Series:
New Directions classics
Series Volume:
no. 10
Publication Date:
19970531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
138
Dimensions:
7.96x5.21x.41 in. .34 lbs.

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