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The Resource A cat, a man, and two women : stories, by Junʼichiro Tanizaki ; translated by Paul McCarthy

A cat, a man, and two women : stories, by Junʼichiro Tanizaki ; translated by Paul McCarthy

Label
A cat, a man, and two women : stories
Title
A cat, a man, and two women
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
by Junʼichiro Tanizaki ; translated by Paul McCarthy
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
A novella and two shorter pieces are variations on a favorite theme: dominance and submission in private relationships. The "man" in the title piece is a typical Tanizaki hero caught up in a war between his former wife and her willful young successor. "The little kingdom" describes the shifting relationship between a hard-pressed schoolteacher and a small but indomitable pupil determined to establish his own rule. The book ends with a sly portrait of a self-important academic, seen from the point of view of a journalist. In a series of interviews where the professor responds to questions merely with grunts the journalist discovers a scandalous hidden side
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
058464
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1886-1965
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tanizaki, Jun'ichirō
Dewey number
895.6/344
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL839.A7
LC item number
N413 1990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCarthy, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, Japanese
  • Japan
  • Manners and customs
  • Short stories, Japanese
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
A cat, a man, and two women : stories, by Junʼichiro Tanizaki ; translated by Paul McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A cat, a man, and two women
  • The little kingdom
  • 0 Professor Rado
Control code
ocm21973705
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 164 pages
Isbn
9784770015112
Lccn
90004967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21973705
Label
A cat, a man, and two women : stories, by Junʼichiro Tanizaki ; translated by Paul McCarthy
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A cat, a man, and two women
  • The little kingdom
  • 0 Professor Rado
Control code
ocm21973705
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 164 pages
Isbn
9784770015112
Lccn
90004967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)21973705

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