The Sound of the Mountain by Yasunari Kawabata
The Sound of the Mountain (Yama no Oto) is a novel by Japanese writer Yasunari Kawabata, serialized between 1949 and 1954. Its translation into English by Edward G. Seidensticker was first published in 1970, earning Seidensticker the National Book Award for Translation the following year.
The 469th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)