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Death in Midsummer

(1966)
And Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
Recognized throughout the world for his brilliance as a novelist and playwright, Yukio Mishima is also noted as a master of the short story in his native Japan, where the form is practiced as a major art. Nine of his finest stories were selected by Mishima himself for translation in this book; they represent his extraordinary ability to depict, with deftness and penetration, a wide variety of human beings in moments of significance.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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September 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death in Midsummer And Other Stories: Death in Midsummer; Three Million Yen; Thermos Flasks; the Priest of Shiga Temple And His Love; the Seven ... Pearl; Swaddling Clothes (Modern Classics)
Author(s): Yukio Mishima
ISBN: 0-14-018158-X / 978-0-14-018158-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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March 1986 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death in Midsummer And Other Stories: Death in Midsummer; Three Million Yen; Thermos Flasks; the Priest of Shiga Temple And His Love; the Seven ... Pearl; Swaddling Clothes (Modern Classics)
Author(s): Yukio Mishima
ISBN: 0-14-008428-2 / 978-0-14-008428-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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October 1971 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death in Midsummer And Other Stories: Death in Midsummer; Three Million Yen; Thermos Flasks; the Priest of Shiga Temple And His Love; the Seven ... Onnagata; the Pearl; Swaddling Clothes
Author(s): Yukio Mishima
ISBN: 0-14-003322-X / 978-0-14-003322-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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January 1966 : USA Paperback
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Title: Death in Midsummer: And Other Stories (New Directions Paperbook)
Author(s): Yukio Mishima
ISBN: 0-8112-0117-1 / 978-0-8112-0117-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: New Directions
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