THE INLAND SEA (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

THE INLAND SEA (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

By: Richie, Donald

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged.(Signe d by Author) "Earns its place on the very short shelf of books on Japan that are of perm anent value."--Times Literary Supplement. "Richie is a stupendous travel writer; the book shines with bright witticis ms, deft characterizations of fisherfolk, merchants, monks and wistful adol escents, and keen comparisons of Japanes and Western culture." --San Franci sco Chronicle "A learned, beautifully paced elegy."--London Review of Books Sheltered between Japan's major islands lies the Inland Sea, a place modern ity passed by. In this classic travel memoir, Donald Richie embarks on a qu est to find Japan's timeless heart among its mysterious waters and forgotte n islands. This edition features an introduction by Pico Iyer, photographs from the award-winning PBS documentary, and a new afterword. First publishe d in 1971, The Inland Sea is a lucid, tender voyage of discovery and self-r evelation. Donald Richie is the foremost authority on Japanese culture and cinema with 40+ books in print.

Title: THE INLAND SEA (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

Author Name: Richie, Donald

Categories: Travel Writing,

Publisher: Stone Bridge Press: 2002

ISBN Number: 1880656698

ISBN Number 13: 9781880656693

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000047293