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A Pale View of Hills
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date September 1, 1990
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679722670
ISBN-10 067972267X
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $14.95
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A middle-aged Japanese woman, now living in England, relives her horrifying childhood memories of the bombing of Nagasaki
Amazon.com description: Product Description: From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prize–winning novel The Remains of the Day, here is the story of Etsuko, a Japanese woman now living alone in England, dwelling on the recent suicide of her daughter. In a novel where past and present confuse, she relives scenes of Japan's devastation in the wake of World War II.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780399127182
 
Large print edition from Chivers (June 1, 1999)
9780754039136 | details & prices | 238 pages | List price $55.01
About: A middle-aged Japanese woman, now living in England, relives her horrifying childhood memories of the bombing of Nagasaki
from Putnam Pub Group (March 1, 1982)
9780399127182 | details & prices | 183 pages | List price $11.95
About: A middle-aged Japanese woman, now living in England, relives her horrifying childhood memories of the bombing of Nagasaki
Paperback
Book cover for 9780571258253 Book cover for 9780679722670 Book cover for 9780786221721
 
from Gardners Books (February 25, 2010)
9780571258253 | details & prices | 192 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.60 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $14.65
About: From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prize–winning novel The Remains of the Day, here is the story of Etsuko, a Japanese woman now living alone in England, dwelling on the recent suicide of her daughter.
Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (December 1, 1999)
9780786221721 | details & prices | 238 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $22.95
About: A middle-aged Japanese woman, now living in England, relives her horrifying childhood memories of the bombing of Nagasaki
Largeprint edition from Chivers (June 1, 1999)
9780754039143 | details & prices | 238 pages | List price $22.01
About: A middle-aged Japanese woman, now living in England, relives her horrifying childhood memories of the bombing of Nagasaki
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Reissue edition from Vintage Books (September 1, 1990)
9780679722670 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $14.95
About: A middle-aged Japanese woman, now living in England, relives her horrifying childhood memories of the bombing of Nagasaki

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