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The Resource The first person singular : stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel

The first person singular : stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel

Label
The first person singular : stories
Title
The first person singular
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"A riveting new collection of short stories from the beloved, internationally acclaimed, Haruki Murakami. The eight masterful stories in this new collection are all told in the first person by a classic Murakami narrator: a lonely man. Some of them (like "With the Beatles," "Cream," and "On a Stone Pillow" ) are nostalgic looks back at youth. Others are set in adulthood"Charlie Parker Plays Bossa Nova," "Carnaval," "Confessions of a Shinagawa Monkey" and the stunning title story. Occasionally, a narrator who may or may not be Haruki himself is present, as in "The Yakult Swallows Poetry Collection." Is it memoir or fiction? The reader decides. The stories all touch beautifully on love and loss, childhood and death . . . all with a signature Murakami twist"
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murakami, Haruki
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Japanese
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gabriel, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Men
  • Loneliness
  • Grief
  • Children
Target audience
adult
Label
The first person singular : stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"
  • "Originally published in Japan as Ichininsho Tansu by Bungei Shunju Ltd., Tokyo, in 2020"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cream -- On a stone pillow -- Charlie Parker plays Bossa Nova -- With the Beatles -- Confessions of a Shinagawa monkey -- Carnaval -- The Yakult Swallows Poetry Collection -- First person singular
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9781787302600
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2020028991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The first person singular : stories, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"
  • "Originally published in Japan as Ichininsho Tansu by Bungei Shunju Ltd., Tokyo, in 2020"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cream -- On a stone pillow -- Charlie Parker plays Bossa Nova -- With the Beatles -- Confessions of a Shinagawa monkey -- Carnaval -- The Yakult Swallows Poetry Collection -- First person singular
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9781787302600
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2020028991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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