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The girl I left behind

Translated by Mark Williams

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A man who caused a girl to fall in love with him by playing up his deformity, then seduced and abandoned her, is haunted by her memory. A study of the workings of conscience. By a Japanese Catholic writer, author of Silence.

japanese title: Watashi ga suteta onna
notes: Japanese title: Watashi ga suteta onna.
subjects: Man-woman relationships, Japan, Fiction
Young men, Japan, Fiction
Young women, Japan, Fiction
genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9780811213035
OCLC number: 229209073
publisher: New Directions, 1994, 1995, 2008
publication place: New York
japanese publication date: 1964
english publication date: 1994
document type: Book
description: 194 p.