From the author of Rashomon comes a Swiftian satire of Japanese society thinly disguised as the fictitious Kappaland. Peopled with creatures from Japanese folklore, Kappaland serves as a vehicle for the humorous examination of the moral foibles of Japanese society in the early 20th century.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

October 1970 : USA Hardback
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Title: Kappa
Author(s): Ryunosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 0-8371-3064-6 / 978-0-8371-3064-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Praeger Publishers Inc
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April 1970 : UK Hardback
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Title: Kappa
Author(s): Ryunosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 0-7206-4870-X / 978-0-7206-4870-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Peter Owen Publishers
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Paperback Editions

September 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kappa (Peter Owen Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ryosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 0-7206-1337-X / 978-0-7206-1337-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Peter Owen
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November 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: Kappa (Peter Owen Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ryunosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 0-7206-1200-4 / 978-0-7206-1200-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Peter Owen Publishers
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November 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: Kappa
Author(s): Ryunosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 0-8048-3251-X / 978-0-8048-3251-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tuttle Pub
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June 1971 : USA Paperback
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Title: Kappa
Author(s): Ryunosuke Akutagawa
ISBN: 0-8048-0994-1 / 978-0-8048-0994-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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