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Beauty and sadness

by Kawabata, Yasunari

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Published by Vintage International in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementYsunari Kawabata ; translated by Howard S. Hibbett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL832.A9 U813 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. ;
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL552524M
ISBN 100679761055
LC Control Number96134201

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