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The Resource Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin

Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin

Label
Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories
Title
Blind willow, sleeping woman
Title remainder
twenty-four stories
Statement of responsibility
Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the surreal to the mundane, an anthology of short fiction captures a full range of human experience, emotion, and relationship in works that chronicle a chance reunion in Italy, a holiday in Hawaii, and a romantic exile in Greece
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Kiriyama Prize for Fiction, 2007.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
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144223
Cataloging source
DZM
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1949-
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Murakami, Haruki
Dewey number
895.635
Index
no index present
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790
Literary form
short stories
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1941-
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  • Gabriel, J. Philip
  • Rubin, Jay
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True
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Short stories, Japanese
Target audience
adult
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24 stories
Label
Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction to the English edition -- Blind willow, sleeping woman -- Birthday girl -- New York mining disaster -- Airplane: or, how he talked to himself as if reciting poetry -- The mirror -- A folklore for my generation: a pre-history of late-stage capitalism -- Hunting knife -- A perfect day for kangaroos -- Dabchick -- Man-eating cats -- A "poor aunt" story -- Nausea 1979 -- The seventh man -- The year of spaghetti -- Tony Takitani -- The rise and fall of Sharpie cakes -- The ice man -- Crabs -- Firefly -- Chance traveler -- Hanalei Bay -- Where I'm likely to find it -- The kidney-shaped stone that moves every day -- A Shinagawa monkey
Control code
ocn177109713
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage international ed.
Extent
xiii, 362 p.
Isbn
9781400096084
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)177109713
Label
Blind willow, sleeping woman : twenty-four stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel and Jay Rubin
Publication
Contents
Introduction to the English edition -- Blind willow, sleeping woman -- Birthday girl -- New York mining disaster -- Airplane: or, how he talked to himself as if reciting poetry -- The mirror -- A folklore for my generation: a pre-history of late-stage capitalism -- Hunting knife -- A perfect day for kangaroos -- Dabchick -- Man-eating cats -- A "poor aunt" story -- Nausea 1979 -- The seventh man -- The year of spaghetti -- Tony Takitani -- The rise and fall of Sharpie cakes -- The ice man -- Crabs -- Firefly -- Chance traveler -- Hanalei Bay -- Where I'm likely to find it -- The kidney-shaped stone that moves every day -- A Shinagawa monkey
Control code
ocn177109713
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage international ed.
Extent
xiii, 362 p.
Isbn
9781400096084
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)177109713

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