Haru no yuki or Spring Snow, part one of the tetra-logy The Sea of Fertility. Thrice Nobel nominated Mishima Yukio's final work before he committed ritual suicide.
Customers who bought this item also bought. Haru no yuki or Spring Snow, part one of the tetra-logy The Sea of Fertility. This story sets in 1912 Tokyo where the hermetic world of the ancient aristocracy is being breached for the first time by outsiders.
ISBN 10: 4101050228 ISBN 13: 9784101050225. Publisher: Shinchosha/Tsai Fong Books, 2002. Runaway Horses, the second book of Mishima's, The Sea of Fertility, is a novel about the roots and nature of Japanese fanaticism in the years that led to war. Set in the 1930's, its driven hero is Isao - young, engaging, and becoming a patriot-fanatic.
Yukio Mishima felt the Japanese government needed to return to a system based on the samurai code. He was descended from samarais and believed that this code, advocating complete command of one's body and soul combined with a complete loyalty to the emperor, was necessary for Japan to return to prominence. He formed his own army in 1970 and attempted a coup d'état. The cycle consisting of: Vol 1. - Spring Snow Vol 2 - Runaway Horses Vol 3 - The Temple Of Dawn Vol 4 - Five Signs Of A Gods Decay.
Kimitake Hiraoka (平岡 公威, Hiraoka Kimitake, January 14, 1925 – November 25, 1970), known also under the pen name Yukio Mishima (三島 由紀夫, Mishima Yukio), was a Japanese author, poet, playwright, actor, model, film director, nationalist, and founder of . .
Kimitake Hiraoka (平岡 公威, Hiraoka Kimitake, January 14, 1925 – November 25, 1970), known also under the pen name Yukio Mishima (三島 由紀夫, Mishima Yukio), was a Japanese author, poet, playwright, actor, model, film director, nationalist, and founder of the Tatenokai. Mishima is considered one of the most important Japanese authors of the 20th century. He was considered for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1968, but the award went to his countryman Yasunari Kawabata.
Confessions of a Mask is the story of an adolescent who must learn to live with the painful fact that he is unlike other young men. Mishima's protagonist discovers that he is becoming a homosexual in polite, post-war Japan. To survive, he must live behind a mask of propriety. But no, Mishima is himself-a very Japanese Mishima; lucid in the midst of emotional confusion, funny in the midst of despair, quite without pomposity, sentimentality or self-pity
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Yukio Mishima’s The Temple of Dawn is the third novel in his masterful tetralogy, The Sea of Fertility. Here, Shigekuni Honda continues his pursuit of the successive reincarnations of Kiyoaki Matsugae, his childhood friend. Travelling in Thailand in the early 1940s, Shigekuni Honda, now a brilliant lawyer, is granted an audience with a young Thai princess-an encounter that radically alters the course of his life.