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In Praise of Shadows

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In Praise of Shadows by Jun'ichiro Tanizaki
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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.

Author Biography

Junichiro Tanizaki was a major writer of modern Japanese literature who wrote numerous books, including The Makioka Sisters and Naomi: A Novel.
Release date NZ
January 1st, 1977
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Leete's Island Books,U.S.
Pages
56
Dimensions
139x215x5
ISBN-13
9780918172020
Product ID
7637203

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