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Thousand cranes by Kawabata, Yasunari

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Published by Tuttle in Tokyo .
Written in English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of: Sembazuro.

StatementYasunari Kawabata ; translated by Edward G. Seidensticker.
SeriesUNESCO collection of representative works. Japanese series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13962249M

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