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Author Natsume, Sōseki, 1867-1916
Title Essays. English. Selections
Reflections in a glass door : memory and melancholy in the personal writings of Natsume Sōseki / Marvin Marcus
Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2009
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  PL812.A8 A6 2009    AVAILABLE    30530001070226
Descript xi, 267 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-260) and index
Each chapter contains portions of some of Sōseki's essays on a particular topic published at various times in his life. The selections are embedded within the editor's narration of Sōseki's life and the circumstances of his writing
London underground: a rhetoric of melancholy -- Babashita traces: memories and the city -- Shōhin episodes: in search of a Meiji upbringing -- Burdens of domesticity: the writer and his family -- Inside glass doors: the writer at his desk -- Literary portraits: mentors, protégés, and eccentrics -- Zōshigaya and beyond: re-membering Sōseki
Alt Author Marcus, Marvin, 1944-
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