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WHERE HYDRANGEAS GROW

By: Ashizawa, Ethne

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Carnegie Publishing: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007813

ISBN: 1858214106

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


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NORWEGIAN WOOD

By: Haruki (translated from the J Murakami

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000043614

ISBN: 0099448823

Condition: Good


Rife with allusions to the beatles, the second world war and to other works of his, murakami's norwegian wood is the story of toro watanabe. It follow s the japanese college student's life in japan and his relationship with th e emotionally fragile, wistful and melancholic naoko.published by rhuk as a paperback in english in 2001, norwegian wood is narrated in the first pers on, in murakami's trademark conversational tone. The story chronicles the c omplicated relationsh... View more info

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DEVOTION OF SUSPECT X.

By: Higashino, Keigo

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Abacus Software: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000043192

ISBN: 0349123748

Condition: Very Good


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THE BURIED GIANT

By: Ishiguro, Kazuo

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Vintage Books:

Seller ID: RWARE0000042130

ISBN: 110191131X

Condition: Very Good


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THE REMAINS OF THE DAY

By: Ishiguro, Kazuo

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000043029

ISBN: 0571200737

Condition: Very Good


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. 'After all what can we ever gain in forever looking back and blaming ourselves if our lives have not turned out quite as we might have wished?'In the summer of 1956, Stevens, the ageing butler of Darlington Hall, embarks on a leisurely holiday that will take him deep into the English countryside and into his past...A contemporar... View more info

NEVER LET ME GO

By: Ishiguro, Kazuo

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000043566

ISBN: 1400078776

Condition: Very Good


From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker P rize-winning novel The Remains of the Day comes a devastating novel of inno cence, knowledge, and loss. As children Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy were students at Hailsham, an exclusive boarding school secluded in the English countryside. It was a place of merc urial cliques and mysterious rules where teachers were constantly reminding their charges of how special they were. Now, years later, Kathy is ... View more info

THE NAKANO THRIFT SHOP

By: Kawakami, Hiromi

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Portobello Books: 2017

Seller ID: RWARE0000043569

ISBN: 1846276020

Condition: Very Good


Among the jumble of paperweights, plates, typewriters and general bric-a-br ac in Mr Nakano's thrift store, there are treasures to be found. Each piece carries its own story of love and loss - or so it seems to Hitomi, when sh e takes a job there working behind the till. Nor are her fellow employees a ny less curious or weatherworn than the items they sell. There's the store' s owner, Mr Nakano, an enigmatic ladies' man with several ex-wives; Sakiko, his sensuous, unread... View more info

1Q84: BOOKS 1, 2 AND 3

By: Murakami, Haruki

Price: ¥1,500.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000043613

ISBN: 0099578077

Condition: Very Good


The year is 1Q84. This is the real world, there is no doubt about that. But in this world, there are two moons in the sky. In this world, the fates of two people, Tengo and Aomame, are closely intertwined. They are each, in t heir own way, doing something very dangerous. And in this world, there seem s no way to save them both. Something extraordinary is starting. View more info

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ALMOST TRANSPARENT BLUE

By: Murakami, Ryu

Price: ¥2,700.00

Publisher: Kodansha International: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000043326

ISBN: 0870114697

Condition: Very Good


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. A youth of college age, his older mistress, friends--random friends, they m ight be called--living near an American military base and experimenting wit h drugs both hard and soft. In rapidly sketched scenes gliding from the everyday real to the hallucinat ory, the author has used what he himself calls his "narrative zoom le... View more info

SON (ENGLISH VERSION)-BOTCHAN (TUTTLE CLASSICS)

By: Natsume, Soseki

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: book:

Seller ID: RWARE0000043567

ISBN: 4805308028

Condition: Very Good


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A PERSONAL MATTER (TUTTLE CLASSICS)

By: Oe, Kenzaburo

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing:

Seller ID: RWARE0000042619

ISBN: 4805306416

Condition: Very Good


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THE TALE OF GENJI

By: Shikibu, Murasaki

Price: ¥1,900.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000034846

ISBN: 4805308729

Condition: Very Good


Written centuries before the time of Shakespeare and even Chaucer, The Tale of Genji marks the birth of the novel-and after more than a millennium, th is seminal work continues to enchant readers throughout the world. Lady Mur asaki Shikibu and her tale's hero, Prince Genji, have had an unmatched infl uence on Japanese culture. Prince Genji manifests what was to become an ima ge of the ideal Heian era courtier; gentle and passionate. Genji is also a master poet, dancer, ... View more info

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THE TALE OF GENJI

By: Shikibu, Murasaki

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle: 1978

Seller ID: RWARE0000042842

ISBN: 4805304383

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Two books in original slipcase that has been read, but is in excellent cond ition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spines remain undamaged. 'The Tale of Genji' has long been known to discerning readers a Japan's greatest work of literature and as one of the world's greatest novels. From the skilled hands of Edward Seidensticker, 'The Tale of Genji' emerges in this translation with great accuracy and clarity. Murasaki Shikibu, or Lady Murasak... View more info

KOKORO

By: Soseki, Natsume

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000043568

ISBN: 0143106031

Condition: Very Good


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. The great Japanese author's most famous novel, in its first new English tra nslation in half a century No collection of Japanese literature is complete without Natsume Soseki's Kokoro, his most famous novel and the last he completed before his death. Published here in the first new translation in more than fifty years, Kokoro--... View more info

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ROTARY SUSHI: MANY KINDS OF STORIES

By: Wright, Hillel

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Printed Matter Press, Tokyo: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000030206

ISBN: 4900178225

Condition: Very Good


Hillel Wright is a product of the 60s and 70s. American, Canadian, hippie, wastrel, womanizer, fisherman, poet, teacher and masterful story teller. Th is book takes stories from all eras and most recently from his Japan period and adds one translation by Mihoro Kizuki. View more info

SIX FOUR: THE BESTSELLING JAPANESE CRIME SENSATION

By: Yokoyama, Hideo

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: riverrun: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000043563

ISBN: 1848665288

Condition: Very Good


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