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9780385354349 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 15, 2016, cover price $26.95

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Product Description: Arriving in Seattle on the eve of World War II, Japanese-born Mitsuko falls for Tom, a widowed pastor, and becomes surrogate mother to his fair-haired American toddler, Bill. But the bombing of Pearl Harbor strains the newly formed family as U...read more

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9781634059503 | Chin Music Pr, June 9, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Arriving in Seattle on the eve of World War II, Japanese-born Mitsuko falls for Tom, a widowed pastor, and becomes surrogate mother to his fair-haired American toddler, Bill.

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Product Description: The Miner is the most daringly experimental and least well known novel of the great Meiji novelist Natsume Soseki. An absurdist novel about the indeterminate nature of human personality, The Miner, written in 1908, was in many was a precursor to the now-infamous work of Joyce and Beckett...read more
By Haruki Murakami (introduced by), Soseki Natsume and Jay Rubin (trans)

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9780008112462 | Harpercollins, April 16, 2015, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The Miner is the most daringly experimental and least well known novel of the great Meiji novelist Natsume Soseki.

Paperback:

9781568364926, titled "Making Sense of Japanese: What the Textbooks Don't Tell You" | Reprint edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, January 25, 2013), cover price $16.00
9784770028020, titled "Making Sense of Japanese: What the Textbooks Don't Tell You" | Kodansha Amer Inc, March 1, 2002, cover price $16.00
9784770023100 | Kodansha Amer Inc, May 1, 1998, cover price $13.00

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Product Description: Haruki Murakami is an international phenomenon. When Books One and Two of his latest masterpiece, "1Q84", were published in Japan, a million copies were sold in one month, and the critical acclaim that ensued was reported all over the globe...read more
By Jay Rubin (trans)

Hardcover:

9781846554070 | Vintage Uk, October 18, 2011, cover price $32.75 | About this edition: Haruki Murakami is an international phenomenon.

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Product Description: Toru Okada's cat has disappeared and this has unsettled his wife, who is herself growing more distant every day. Then there are the increasingly explicit telephone calls he has started receiving. As this compelling story unfolds, the tidy suburban realities of Okada's vague, blameless life are turned inside out, and he embarks on a bizarre journey, guided (however obscurely) by a succession of characters, each with a tale to tell...read more
By Jay Rubin (trans)

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9780099562986 | Gardners Books, August 4, 2011, cover price $12.35 | About this edition: Toru Okada's cat has disappeared and this has unsettled his wife, who is herself growing more distant every day.

Written by Ryunosuke Akutagawa - one of Japan's foremost stylists and a modernist master whose short stories are marked by imagery, cynicism, beauty, and wild humour. His other works include: 'Rashomon'; 'In a Bamboo Grove'; 'The Nose'; 'O-Gin'; 'Loyalty'; 'Death Register'; 'The Life of a Stupid Man'; and 'Spinning Gears'.
By Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Haruki Murakami (introduced by) and Jay Rubin (trans)

Paperback:

9780140449709 | Italian edition edition (Penguin Classics, March 3, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Written by Ryunosuke Akutagawa - one of Japan's foremost stylists and a modernist master whose short stories are marked by imagery, cynicism, beauty, and wild humour.
9780143039846 | Deluxe edition (Penguin Classics, October 31, 2006), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A stunning deluxe edition of one of Penguin Classics' most popular translationsRyünosuke Akutagawa is one of Japan's foremost stylists—a modernist master whose short stories are marked by highly original imagery, cynicism, beauty and wild humour.

Prebinding:

9781439580158 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $24.00

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Product Description: The midnight hour approaches in an almost empty all-night diner. Mari sips her coffee and glances up from a book as a young man, a musician, intrudes on her solitude. Both have missed the last train home. Later, Mari is interrupted a second time by a girl from the Alphaville Hotel; a Chinese prostitute has been hurt by a client, the girl has heard Mari speaks fluent Chinese and requests her help...read more
By Jay Rubin (trans)

Paperback:

9780099520863 | Gardners Books, April 29, 2008, cover price $11.80 | About this edition: The midnight hour approaches in an almost empty all-night diner.

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Product Description: As a young man, Haruki Murakami played records and mixed drinks at his Tokyo Jazz club, Peter Cat, then wrote at the kitchen table until the sun came up. He loves music of all kinds—jazz, classical, folk, rock—and has more than six thousand records at home...read more

Hardcover:

9781860469862 | Harvill Pr, July 1, 2002, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: As a young man, Haruki Murakami played records and mixed drinks at his Tokyo Jazz club, Peter Cat, then wrote at the kitchen table until the sun came up.

Paperback:

9780099455448 | Random House Uk Ltd, March 30, 2005, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: As a young man, Haruki Murakami played records and mixed drinks at his Tokyo Jazz club, Peter Cat, then wrote at the kitchen table until the sun came up.

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A collection of stories inspired by the January 1995 Kobe earthquake and poison gas subway attacks two months later takes place between the two disasters and follows the experiences of people who found their resolutely normal lives undone by surreal events. 25,000 first printing.

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9780375413902 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, August 1, 2002, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: A collection of stories inspired by the January 1995 Kobe earthquake and the poison gas subway attacks two months later takes place between the two disasters and follows the experiences of people who found their normal lives undone by surreal events.

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Product Description: Natsume Soseki's only coming-of-age novel, Sanshiro depicts the eponymous twenty-three-year-old protagonist as he leaves the sleepy countryside to attend a university in the constantly moving "real world" of Tokyo. Baffled and excited by the traffic, the academics, and-most of all-the women, Sanshiro must find his way among the sophisticates that fill his new life...read more

Paperback:

9781929280100 | Univ of Michigan Center for, June 1, 2002, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Natsume Soseki's only coming-of-age novel, Sanshiro depicts the eponymous twenty-three-year-old protagonist as he leaves the sleepy countryside to attend a university in the constantly moving "real world" of Tokyo.

By Jay Rubin (editor)

Hardcover:

9780684805986 | Charles Scribners Sons/Reference, December 1, 2000, cover price $237.00

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Paperback:

9784770016560, titled "Gone Fishin': New Angles on Perennial Problems" | Kodansha Amer Inc, August 1, 1992, cover price $9.00

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