Title: 掌の小説

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Title: 掌の小説? Title Record # 1762028
Author: 川端康成?
Date: 1989-00-00
Language: Japanese
  • This is the revised edition of the collection, published in 1989, and containing 122 stories (the first collection, published under the same title in 1971, contained only 111).
  • The Japanese title of this collection, 掌の小説, is normally transcribed as Tenohira no shōsetsu in the Revised Hepburn notation, literally "stories of the palm of the hand"; note that Kawabata preferred the reading tanagokoro for the 掌 kanji. It is composed of 掌, tenohira or tanagokoro "palm of the hand", "の", no, "of" and 小説, shōsetsu, "story" / "stories"; "novel(s)".
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1988 English Palm-of-the-Hand Stories [as by Yasunari Kawabata]


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Palm-of-the-Hand Stories 2006-00-00 Yasunari Kawabata Tuttle Publishing / Periplus Editions 978-4-8053-0653-6 1,600 238 tp? coll Holger Jacobs Checkmark
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