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The decay of the angel

Translated by Edward Seidensticker

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During the last years of his life, Honda adopts an orphaned boy and teaches him about Japanese society and tradition.

japanese title: Tennin gosui
notes: Japanese title: Tennin gosui.
subjects: Yukio Mishima, Sea of Fertility tetralogy
genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9780394466132
OCLC number: 763632
publisher: Knopf, 1974; Pocket Books, 1974; Tuttle, 1974, 2000; Washington Square Press, 1975; Vintage, 1990
publication place: New York; New York; Rutland, VT, Boston; New York; New York
japanese publication date: 1971
english publication date: 1974
document type: Book
description: 236 p. 22 cm.
related: The Sea of Fertility tetralogy, Book 4