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The Strangeness of Beauty (Norton Paperback Fiction)

The Strangeness of Beauty (Norton Paperback Fiction)
Author: Lydia Yuri Minatoya
ISBN 13: 9780393321401
ISBN 10: 393321401
Edition: N/A
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: 2001-01-17
Format: Paperback
Pages: 384
List Price: $14.95

"Minatoya offers a tenderly packaged gift. Unwrapping it is a pleasure."—Austin Chronicle

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...[T]his historical novel is ambitious in scope — it attempts to adapt an ancient Japanese literary form to modern times and to the experience of living in two cultures while also relating the tale of a modest woman's discovery of self.