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Hell Screen

English · Hardback

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Akutagawa was one of the towering figures of modern Japanese literature, and is considered the father of the Japanese short story. This paradigmatic selection, which includes the stories that inspired Akira Kurosawa''s 1950 film Rashomon, showcases the terrible beauty, cynicism, sublime pain and absurd humour of his writing.>

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Authors Ryunosuke Akutagawa, AKUTAGAWA RYUNOSUKE
Assisted by Jay Rubin (Translation)
Publisher Penguin Books Uk
Languages English
Product format Hardback
Released 31.08.2022
EAN 9780241573693
ISBN 978-0-241-57369-3
No. of pages 224
Dimensions 114 mm x 167 mm x 25 mm
Series Penguin Classics
Little Clothbound Classics
Subjects Fiction > Narrative literature

Japan, FICTION / Short Stories (single author), FICTION / Literary, Short Stories, FICTION / World Literature / Japan

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