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Published by Kodansha International in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English


  • Japanese Short stories

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of: Sutiru raifu.

StatementNatsuki Ikezawa ; translated by Dennis Keene
ContributionsKeene, Dennis, 1934-
LC ClassificationsPL853.K45 S813 1997x
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24962083M
ISBN 101770021852

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