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Author Murakami, Haruki, 1949-

Title Norwegian wood / Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin.

Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    MURAKAMI,HAR    Missing
Edition Vintage International open-market ed.
Description 389 p. ; 18 cm.
Note "Originally published in Japan in two volumes as Noruwei no mori by Kodansha Ltd. in 1987"--T.p. verso.
Summary "Toru, a quiet and preternaturally serious young college student in Tokyo, is devoted to Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman, but their mutual passion is marked by the tragic death of their best friend years before. Toru begins to adapt to campus life and the loneliness and isolation he faces there, but Naoko finds the pressures and responsibilities of life unbearable. As she retreats further into her own world, Toru finds himself reaching out to others and drawn to a fiercely independent and sexually liberated young woman"--Provided by the publisher.
Subject College students -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Japan -- Tokyo -- Fiction.
Tokyo (Japan) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Love stories.
Added Author Rubin, Jay, 1941-
Added Title Noruwei no mori. English
ISBN 9780307744661 (pbk.)
0307744663 (pbk.)

 
    
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