Tales of the Metropolis - Kaiki: Uncanny Tales from Japan, Vol. 3 (Paperback)

Tales of the Metropolis - Kaiki: Uncanny Tales from Japan, Vol. 3 By Rampo Edogawa, Masao Higashi (Editor), Robert Weinberg (Preface by) Cover Image
By Rampo Edogawa, Masao Higashi (Editor), Robert Weinberg (Preface by)
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The third and final volume of our Kaiki series returns us to the Capital City: Tokyo. While Japan has modernized, renaming old Edo as new-born Tokyo, strange secrets remain hidden under the chrome and spotlights, unaffected by our beliefs in Science and Technology. Enjoy a new collection of stories introducing the strange denizens and happenings of the shadowy world of Japanese uncanny literature. Selected and with commentary by Higashi Masao, a recognized researcher and author in the field.

The list of authors includes some of the most famous names in Japanese literature: Akutagawa Ryunosuke, Tanizaki Jun'ichiro, Edogawa Rampo, Hisao Juran, Endo Shusaku, Kawabata Yasunari and others.



Product Details
ISBN: 9784902075106
ISBN-10: 4902075105
Publisher: Kurodahan Press
Publication Date: March 31st, 2012
Pages: 258
Language: English