• Title : Snow Country

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  • ISBN: 0679761047

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 175 pages


Snow Country Description

Nobel Prize winner Yasunari Kawabata s Snow Country is widely considered to be the writer s masterpiece, a powerful tale of wasted love set amid the desolate beauty of western Japan.At an isolated mountain hot spring, with snow blanketing every surface, Shimamura, a wealthy dilettante meets Komako, a lowly geisha She gives herself to him fully and without remorse, despite knowing that their passion cannot last and that the affair can have only one outcome In chronicling the course of this doomed romance, Kawabata has created a story for the ages, a stunning novel dense in implication and exalting in its sadness..



Snow Country Reviews

thumbnail Title: Snow Country
Author:Yasunari Kawabata
ISBN :0679761047
ranting: 2.5
Reviewer: 9 Reviews
Description: Nobel Prize winner Yasunari Kawabata s Snow Country is widely considered to be the writer s masterpiece, a powerful tale of wasted love set amid the desolate beauty of western Japan.At an isola

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