Snow Country. Yasunari Kawabata.
Snow Country

Snow Country

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1990. Hardcover. [viii] 130 pages. 36 x 36 cm. Limited edition, copy 13 of 375 with five aquatints by Tadaki Kuwayama, translated by Edward Seidensticker, and signed by both. Printed at the Shagbark Press, aquatint plates made by Peter Pettengill and editioned at Wingate Studio on Richard de Bas paper. The binding was done at Jovonis Bindery. Yasunari Kawabata (1899-1972) is Japan's most distinguished man of letters, only Japanese Nobel Prize winner. About a dozen of his novels and short stories have been published in English translation, most since 1968, when he won that award. LEC Newsletter laid-in. Sunning to spine and to slipcase. Orig. full gray morocco with black stamped title on spine. Very good in very good plain tan buckram slipcase. Item #21487

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