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An artist of the floating world / Kazuo Ishiguro.

An artist of the floating world / Kazuo Ishiguro.
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Adult Fiction Quick Browse   Double Bay . *, Quick Browse . 17 Dec 2021
Adult Fiction   Double Bay . Available .  
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ISBN 9780571283873 (paperback)
Author Ishiguro, Kazuo, 1954- author.
Title An artist of the floating world / Kazuo Ishiguro.
Publisher/Date London : Faber and Faber, 2013.
Pagination etc. 206 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents note Originally published: 1986.
Summary Note It is 1948. Japan is rebuilding her cities after the calamity of World War II, her people putting defeat behind them and looking to the future. The celebrated painter Masuji Ono fills his days attending to his garden. His should be a tranquil retirement. But as his memories return to the past and a dark shadow begins to grow over his serenity.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war -- Fiction
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction
Older men -- Fiction
Artists -- Fiction
Japan -- History -- Allied occupation, 1945-1952 -- Fiction
Psychological fiction.
Historical fiction.
Shelf Location F ISHI
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