❴Read❵ ➪ Masks Author Fumiko Enchi – E17streets4all.co.uk Clear and powerful Kirkus , Masks is perhaps Fumiko Enchi s finest work and her first to be translated into English In this stunning and subtle novel about seduction and infidelity in latter day Japan Clear and powerful Kirkus , Masks is perhaps Fumiko Enchi s finest work and her first to be translated into English In this stunning and subtle novel about seduction and infidelity in latter day Japan and about the destructive force of feminine jealousy and resentment, Mieko Togano, a handsome and cultivated woman in her s, manipulates for her own bizarre purposes the relationship between her widowed daughter in law, Yasuko, and the two men in love with her.
See author Fumiko Enchi was the pen name of the late Japanese Sh wa period playwright and novelist Fumiko UedaThe daughter of a linguist, Fumiko learned a lot about French, English, Japanese and Chinese literature through private tutorageFumiko suffered from poor health as a child and spent most of her time at home She was introduced to literature by her grandmother, who showed her to the likes of The Tale of Genji, as well as to Edo period gesaku novels and to the kabuki and bunraku theater By years old her reading list had grown to include works of the lights of Oscar Wilde, Edgar Allan Poe, Ky ka Izumi, Nagai Kaf , Ry nosuke If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader Akutagawa She discovered a special interest in the sadomasochistic aestheticism style of Jun ichir Tanizaki,She was inspired to write plays after attended lectures by the founder of modern Japanese drama, Kaoru Osanai.
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