Kafka On The Shore [1st UK Ed]


By Haruki Murakami

First UK Edition of this modern classic of Japanese Literature

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  • First Printing [The Harvill Press, London, 2005]; 506 pages; black cloth boards, gold titling to spine, a fine copy; in like illustrated dustjacket, unclipped [£12.99], v. slight rubbing to bottom edge
  • Translated by Philip Gabriel
  • First published under the title Umibe no Kafuka [Shinchosa, Tokyo, 2002]
  • Murakami’s wonderfully fantastic story following the parallel journeys of 15-year-old Kafka Tamura & cat-tracker Nakata
  • ISBN: 1-843-43110-6 / 1843431106