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Sanshiro

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'Even bigger than Japan is the inside of your head. Don't ever surrender yourself - not to Japan, not to anything'A shy, unworldly young student has his eyes opened to Tokyo's bustling metropolis, in this delicate, bitter-sweet work of innocence and experience from Japan's foremost modern novelist.Ten new titles in the colourful, small-format, portable new Pocket Penguins seriesshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 130 x 182 x 16mm | 166g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 0241284465
  • 9780241284469
  • 94,979

About Natsume Soseki

Natsume Soseki (1867-1916) is often considered the greatest modern Japanese novelist. In 1900, his government sent him to England for two years as 'Japan's first Japanese English literary scholar', but he had a miserable time there. Returning to Japan, he wrote his greatest novels, including Botchan, Sanshiro and Kokoro, as well as essays, haiku, and kanshi.show more

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Natsume Soseki is the representative Japanese novelist -- Haruki Murakamishow more

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Natsume Soseki is the representative Japanese novelist Haruki Murakamishow more

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