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In Praise of Shadows

In Praise of Shadows

Author: Jun'ichiro Tanizaki
Series: Vintage classics
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Presents an essay on aesthetics by one of the Japanese novelists. This text ranges over architecture, jade, food, toilets, and combines a sense of the use of space in buildings, as well as descriptions of lacquerware under candlelight and women in the darkness of the house of pleasure.

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An intimate reflection on Japanese art and architecture from one of the country's greatest novelists.
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General Fields

  • : 9780099283577
  • : Vintage Publishing
  • : Vintage
  • : May 2001
  • : 197mm X 131mm X 6mm
  • : April 2005
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 80
  • : Jun'ichiro Tanizaki