Tales of the Metropolis - Kaiki

Tales of the Metropolis - Kaiki : Uncanny Tales from Japan, Vol. 3

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The third and final volume of our Kaiki series returns us to the Capital City: Tokyo. While Japan has modernized, renaming old Edo as new-born Tokyo, strange secrets remain hidden under the chrome and spotlights, unaffected by our beliefs in Science and Technology. Enjoy a new collection of stories introducing the strange denizens and happenings of the shadowy world of Japanese uncanny literature. Selected and with commentary by Higashi Masao, a recognized researcher and author in the field.



The list of authors includes some of the most famous names in Japanese literature: Akutagawa Ryunosuke, Tanizaki Jun'ichiro, Edogawa Rampo, Hisao Juran, Endo Shusaku, Kawabata Yasunari and others.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 322 pages
  • 127 x 203 x 18mm | 351g
  • Japan
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 4902075105
  • 9784902075106
  • 532,189

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