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Author Ōe, Kenzaburō, 1935-

Title The changeling / Kenzaburo Oe ; translated from the Japanese by Deborah Boliver Boehm
Edition First edition
Published New York : Grove Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [2010]


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Description 468 pages ; 22 cm
regular print
Contents Prologue : The rules of Tagame -- One hundred days of quarantine (I) -- This fragile thing called man -- Terrorism and gout -- One hundred days of quarantine (II) -- Trial by turtle -- The peeping toms -- Epilogue : Outside over there
Summary Late in his life, writer Kogito Choko reconnects with his estranged friend, the filmmaker Goro Hanawa. Goro's subsequent suicide causes Kogito to examine and reexamine Goro's life for clues that will lead him to understand his friend's path
Notes Originally published in Japanese as Chenjiringu, Tokyo : Kōdansha, 2000
Subject Authors, Japanese -- Fiction.
Families -- Japan -- Fiction.
Japanese -- Germany -- Berlin -- Fiction.
Male friendship -- Fiction.
Male friendship -- Japan -- Fiction.
Psychological fiction, Japanese.
Suicide -- Fiction.
Berlin (Germany) -- Fiction.
Japan -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Psychological fiction.
Author Boehm, Deborah Boliver.
LC no. 2010281921
ISBN 0802119360 (hbk.)
9780802119360 (hbk.)