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Book Description Soft cover. Condition: New. No Jacket. Masuji Ono put his art at the service of the imperialist movement that led Japan into the world war. The mature Ono now struggles in the aftermath of the war. His memories of youth and of the "floating world" - the nocturnal realm of pleasure - offer escape and redemption. His personal history makes him a hero and a coward, but above all, a human being. Published @ $15.00. Seller Inventory # 016888
Book Description Paperback. Condition: new. Paperback. From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prizewinning novel The Remains of the Day In the face of the misery in his homeland, the artist Masuji Ono was unwilling to devote his art solely to the celebration of physical beauty. Instead, he put his work in the service of the imperialist movement that led Japan into World War II. Now, as the mature Ono struggles through the aftermath of that war, his memories of his youth and of the "floating world"the nocturnal world of pleasure, entertainment, and drinkoffer him both escape and redemption, even as they punish him for betraying his early promise. Indicted by society for its defeat and reviled for his past aesthetics, he relives the passage through his personal history that makes him both a hero and a coward but, above all, a human being. This is the story of an artist as an aging man, struggling through the wreckage of Japan's World War II experience. Ishiguro's first novel. Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. Seller Inventory # 9780679722663