The sound of waves

ISBN: 480530636X, 9784805306369
OCLC Number: 169586
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Yukio Mishima
Translator: Meredith Weatherby
Language: en
Publisher: Knopf, 1956, 1967, 1970, 1973, 1976; Berkley Pub. Corp., 1961, 1965; Putnam, 1980; Vintage, 1994; Tuttle, 2001
Publication Place: New York; New York; New York; New York; Boston
Japanese Copyright Year: 1954
English Publication Date: 1956
Notes: Japanese title: Shiosai. Drawings by Yoshinori Kinoshita.
Related: UNESCO collection of representative works: Japanese series
Abstract: Set in a remote fishing village in Japan, The Sound of Waves is a timeless story of first love. A young fisherman is entranced at the sight of the beautiful daughter of the wealthiest man in the village. They fall in love, but must then endure the calumny and gossip of the villagers.