Snow Country by Yasunari Kawabata

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Snow Country is the first full-length novel by the Nobel Prize-winning Japanese author Yasunari Kawabata. The novel established Kawabata as one of Japan's foremost authors and became an instant classic. Snow Country is a stark tale of a love affair between a Tokyo dilettante and a provincial geisha that takes place in the remote hot spring (onsen) town of Yuzawa.

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The 1437th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 90th on The Novel 100: A Ranking of the Greatest Novels of All Time (The Novel 100)

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